Susanna takes a stab at this longstanding topic in response to an exchange at Dean’s World. It’s a complicated subject and one I very briefly address in Susanna’s comments section. I’ll likely write a longer piece for OTB at some point. For now, feel free to discuss it amongst yourselves below and/or on the comments sections of those two posts.

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James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm veteran. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.