A close-up of Fardh al-Qanoon 2

Fardh al-Qanoon displayed at Connections Wargaming Conference

I’m excited to report that my Baghdad counterinsurgency simulation, Fardh al-Qanoon was displayed at the Connections Wargaming Conference held at the National Defense University last week. While I was not an attendee, others had the chance to see the latest version of the game thanks to Dr. Peter Perla.

Iran ran tactical war games in early July 2012 (Photo credit: IRNA) 0

Iran & the Great Game: 2012 Edition

Far from being just the setting of the modern-day Great Game, Iran is an active player. Its recent war game exercises signal a desire to deter Israel and prove its regional power to its neighbors.

The Language Deficit & National Security 1

The Language Deficit & National Security

Michael Geisler has a fantastic article on Inside Higher Ed about why Larry Summers, former Treasury secretary and Harvard University president, is wrong in his op-ed about foreign language education in the United States....