Reviews, Appearances, & Excerpts

Rosa's articles and essays have appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, and dozens of other newspapers and magazines.

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Stimson Center Discussions

Discussion about if targeted drone strikes and questions whether it accomplishes U.S. strategic goals

Rosa Brooks on How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything

The US military didn't shrink much under President Obama, and our perpetual state of war has barely waned since 9-11.

What is 'War' Anymore?

The lines between violence, conflict, and war are being increasingly blurred -- with dangerous consequences.

After Words with Rosa Brooks, "How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything"

BookTV Interview

The U.S. military is kinda like Walmart, here’s how

That the Pentagon has taken on so many different responsibilities beyond fighting wars is not necessarily a bad thing. But Brooks says we need to be realistic about what that means for the military.

How Everything Became War

RealClear Defense reviews How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything: Tales from the Pentagon. Rosa Brooks. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2016.