Carl von Clausewitz

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Name: Carl von Clausewitz
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

E-Borders Fiasco Underlines Importance Of Agile Project Management

When I heard that the UK Government had lost its court battle over cancellation of the e-borders project and was ordered to pay the contractor, Raytheon £224 million, I was reminded of the observations of Carl von Clausewitz.In von Clausewitz’s view, ... [Published Business Computing World - 18 hours ago]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Leadership Lessons: What do you stand for?

Commentary by Col. Robert Cook319th Air Base Wing vice commander9/26/2014 - GRAND FORKS AIR FORCE BASE, N.D. -- In recent commentaries our Wing Commander, Colonel Bauman, and senior enlisted member, Command Chief Duncan, stated the Air Force Core Values ... [Published Grand Forks Air Force Base - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

E-borders fiasco underlines importance of agile project management

When I heard that the UK Government had lost its court battle over cancellation of the e-borders project and was ordered to pay the contractor, Raytheon £224m, I was reminded of the observations of Carl von Clausewitz (a Prussian general and military ... [Published Real Business - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

To Defeat the Islamic State Obama Needs Clausewitz, Not Alinsky

In a recent column assessing President Barack Obama's judgment (after six years in office), the Wall Street Journal's Bret Stephens asked, "What does Obama Know?" Stephens brutally concluded that among U.S. presidents, Barack Obama "stands apart is in ... [Published Town Hall - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

War — A matter of semantics

Carl von Clausewitz, who authored this definition of war, experienced both the limited warfare of the 18th century Europe — a game of kings in which objectives were narrowly defined — and the Napoleonic wars conceived to overthrow monarchies and redraw ... [Published Fayette Citizen - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Don't rule out 'boots on the ground' [Commentary]

Geopolitical analysts are especially fond of quoting Edmund Burke and George Santayana on the folly of ignoring the lessons of history and the dangers of repeating the original decisions. But what's even more imprudent, and potentially fatal, is to learn ... [Published Baltimore Sun - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

PayPal Slams Apple In Full-Page Newspaper Ads

Now that Apple has revealed Apple Pay, PayPal wants to have it both ways.On the one hand, PayPal is eager to let you know that its Braintree subsidiary can process Apple Pay payments, no problem—even though Apple left PayPal and Braintree off its list ... [Published ReadWriteWeb - Sep 15 2014]
Entities: PayPal, Apple Inc, Apple Pay
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Clausewitz, war and the E-borders fiasco

When I heard that the UK Government had lost its court battle over cancellation of the e-borders project and was ordered to pay the contractor, Raytheon £224 million, I was reminded of the observations of Carl von Clausewitz*.In the years leading up to ... [Published Computerworld UK - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

If America Could Rebuild the U.S. Navy from Scratch...

Here's a thought experiment: would America build the U.S. Navy currently plying the seven seas if it were starting from scratch? Color me skeptical. If not, what kind of navy would it build, and how can we approximate that ideal in light of budgetary ... [Published National Interest - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

The Death of Steven Sotloff

Steven Sotloff (center) in 2011. Credit Photograph by Etienne de Malglaive via GettyIn the final moments before an ISIS executioner beheaded the American journalist Steven Sotloff, the masked man offered up, in an English accent, a message to his viewers: ... [Published New Yorker - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Why the U.S. Army Is Stuck in the 19th Century

Posted Tuesday, September 2nd 2014 @ 10am  by Bill SweetmanListen to NRA News Radio on iHeartRadioA few commentators have already raised the obvious issues: that the USAF already provides essential enablers to the Army and Navy, rather than being obsessed ... [Published KVET - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 2 reports

Andrew Sheng: The coming CLASS war

The 18th century German military strategist Carl von Clausewitz defined war as the continuation of politics by different means, and, like the ancient Chinese strategist Sun Tzu, believed that securing peace meant preparing for violent conflict. As the ... [Published Sify - Aug 31 2014]

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E-Borders Fiasco Underlines Importance Of Agile... [Published Business Computing World - 18 hours ago]
Leadership Lessons: What do you stand for? [Published Grand Forks Air Force Base - Sep 26 2014]
E-borders fiasco underlines importance of agile... [Published Real Business - Sep 24 2014]
The Battle Against ISIL: A New and Different Ki... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 24 2014]
To Defeat the Islamic State Obama Needs Clausew... [Published Town Hall - Sep 24 2014]
War — A matter of semantics [Published Fayette Citizen - Sep 24 2014]
To Defeat the Islamic State Obama Needs Clausew... [Published Creators.Com - Sep 24 2014]
Do we have a war strategy for ISIS? [Published WMI Central - Sep 23 2014]
War: A matter of semantics [Published Human Events Online - Sep 19 2014]
A Reflection on War and Peace for International... [Published Global Education Magazine - Sep 19 2014]
Don't rule out 'boots on the ground' [Commentary] [Published Baltimore Sun - Sep 18 2014]
PayPal Slams Apple In Full-Page Newspaper Ads [Published ReadWriteWeb - Sep 15 2014]
PayPal Slams Apple In Full-Page Newspaper Ads [Published ReadWriteWeb - Sep 15 2014]
Clausewitz, war and the E-borders fiasco [Published Computerworld UK - Sep 15 2014]
All is fair in politics for Omisore and Osun PDP [Published Daily Sun - Sep 14 2014]
EARL TILFORD: Do we have a war strategy for ISIS? [Published Cypress Creek Mirror - Sep 13 2014]
9/11 Again, and Our Democracy Is Still Defined ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 12 2014]
Managing evil [Published Aspen Daily News - Sep 10 2014]
Before Obama talks about a strategy to defeat I... [Published The Week Magazine - Sep 10 2014]
Lawrence A. Levine: In Afghanistan, assume the ... [Published KansasCity.com - Sep 10 2014]
Opinion: Searching for a Strategy to Defeat ISIS [Published USNI - Sep 08 2014]
Clausewitz and Airpower [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Sep 05 2014]
Opinion: Hamas and the Delusion of Victory [Published ASHARQ AL-AWSAT ( english) - Sep 05 2014]
If America Could Rebuild the U.S. Navy from Scr... [Published National Interest - Sep 03 2014]
The Death of Steven Sotloff [Published New Yorker - Sep 03 2014]
Why the U.S. Army Is Stuck in the 19th Century [Published KVET - Sep 02 2014]
The US Army Is Stuck in the 19th Century [Published Daily Beast - Sep 02 2014]
Staying Strong [Published Israel National News - Sep 01 2014]
Andrew Sheng: The coming CLASS war [Published Sify - Aug 31 2014]
Andrew Sheng: The coming CLASS war [Published Business Standard India - Aug 31 2014]
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PayPal Slams Apple In Full-Page Newspaper Ads [Published ReadWriteWeb - Sep 15 2014]
Now that Apple has revealed Apple Pay, PayPal wants to have it both ways. On the one hand, PayPal is eager to let you know that its Braintree subsidiary can process Apple Pay payments, no problem—even though Apple left PayPal and Braintree off its list ...
Clausewitz and Airpower [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Sep 05 2014]
Can the contributions of a general who died seventy years before the first powered flight lend us some tools for thinking about airpower? It may be that time has passed the old soldier by, and that Carl von Clausewitz no longer represents an important ...
SKEW-VIX & The Fog of War [Published The Big Picture Blog - Aug 11 2014]
SKEW-VIX & The Fog of War David R. Kotok,August 10, 2014     This commentary will include answers to some questions from readers about the SKEW-VIX ratio and why it is important. Here are two issue notes before we address those questions. First, ...
The mystery of the missing mini-galaxies (Synop... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Jul 17 2014]
“Two qualities are indispensable: first, an intellect that, even in the darkest hour, retains some glimmerings of the inner light which leads to truth; and second, the courage to follow this faint light wherever it may lead.” -Carl von Clausewitz You’ve ...
D-Day: War Then. War Now [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 06 2014]
The word "War" instantly brings certain images and sentiments to the mind.  For the longest time it was images of apocalyptic trenches, shattered cities, tank battles and dog fights. For decades, the word war was intimately associated with horrific ...
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