Winning the War

Don Sensing hopes the recent murders of hostages by jihadist terrorists will shake some sense into anyone who remains unconvinced that we must win this war–and that we are actually at war. He analyzes four possible outcomes, three of which are unacceptable and the other of which will be long, frustrating, and filled with recrimination.

FILED UNDER: Terrorism
James Joyner
About James Joyner
James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.