Lobo Institute regularly publishes editorials and policy papers through the Middle East Institute and other think tanks and media outlets. These publications cover the Middle East, special operations and irregular warfare, conflict resolutions, the issue of child soldiers among others.

Will there be an American Insurgency?

By Mick Mulroy Introduction Recently David Kilcullen, one of the world’s leading counterinsurgency theorists, posed the question of whether we ...
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Why we need to leave Afghanistan – it’s time to get out!

By Don Parnell The United States has been in Afghanistan for nineteen years. Over 2,300 troops have been killed and ...
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Jannah or Jahannam: Options for Dealing with ISIS Detainees

October 13, 2020 Eric Oehlerich, Mick Mulroy, Liam McHugh As published by the Middle East Institute Summary Thousands of former ISIS fighters ...
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“Citizens Are Not the Enemy”: The Insurrection Act and U.S. Civil-Military Relations

By: Amanda Blair When Defense Secretary Mark Esper likened U.S. cities to the “battlespace” and urged governors to “dominate” them ...
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The Disinformation War is Just Beginning.

By Olivia Shoemaker Having grown up in Minnesota, I felt convicted of my white privilege and supremacy as the systems ...
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