While abating (only 400+ cars burning a night), the Paris Riots continue passing a two-week milestone. As I have mentioned, the rioters use of blogs and sms-texting for coordination and planning have been a demonstration of “netwar” on a...
It is on this day that the Great War (World War I) ended and so everyone thought all wars would come to an end. And, it is for this day we commemorate Veteran’s Day. But, unfortunately, wars are still...
StrategyUnit Note: Finally a posting that only mentions France for its take on food, not immigration or riots. ——————————— Source Introduction One of my favorite dishes is steak tartar (raw ground beef with raw egg and spices). I know its probably not healthy...
The following is more of a commentary/opinion rather than StrategyUnit usual goal of analyses on issues and policies related to security issues. ————————————————————– Update 10.03.05 - A Retraction and Correction: 1) After reading, researching and looking into the issue, I would...
My blogging has been on a very light schedule as I’ve got the cold. Its days like these I wish there some fellow contributors for this blog. That said, Here’s a list of what I think should be required...

RIP Rosa Parks

Rosa Parks helped spark the flame that ignited the Civil Rights Movement. The Washington Post looks - in memoriam
It looks like Thomas Barnett’ s publisher is in full PR swing in anticipatian of his new book, “Blueprint for Action : A Future Worth Creating“. I’ve mentioned Barnett in several of my papers and a posting here regarding ...

Iraq takes another big step

Everyone has this topic covered, so I decided to post this one picture from Iraq The Model’s web site: “Father and son, post voting.” Links to check out: Winds Of Change - “The referendum: the beginning of the end” Oxblog - “WaPo VS....

Hello World!

Welcome to Strategy Unit. While there are many blogs covering the global issue of terrorism, I started this blog to attempt to deepen the discussion of international and domestic affairs beyond terrorism to the host of global, regional and...