Irregular Warfare Initiative

Rebuilding Fallujah

Rebuilding Fallujah

Editor’s note: This podcast episode was created in partnership with the One CA podcast and the Civil Affairs Association. In this episode of MWI’s Urban Warfare Project Podcast, John Spencer is...

Irregular Warfare in the Next World War

Irregular Warfare in the Next World War

What would a conflict with China look like? How will irregular warfare fit into a conflict before and during large-scale combat operations? Retired Admiral James Stavridis and Elliot Ackerman join...

Wargaming for the New Great Game

Wargaming for the New Great Game

In the opening days of the Iraq invasion in 2003, then secretary of defense Donald Rumsfeld infamously quipped, “You go to war with the army you have, not the army you might want or wish to have at...

Introducing the Irregular Warfare Initiative

Introducing the Irregular Warfare Initiative

Can satire predict reality? Sometimes it definitely seems to. On May 18, 2016, the satirical Duffel Blog reported with tongue firmly in cheek that “the Pentagon's top spokesperson said he was...

The Future of Irregular Warfare

The Future of Irregular Warfare

In Episode 8 of the Irregular Warfare Podcast, hosts Nick Lopez and Shawna Sinnott have a conversation with best-selling authors August Cole and P.W. Singer to discuss how they see the future...

MWI Podcast: The Other Foreign Fighters

MWI Podcast: The Other Foreign Fighters

In this episode of the MWI Podcast, John Amble talks to Joseph Young and Jason Fritz. Together, they have researched an intriguing phenomenon: American citizens who traveled independently to Iraq...