Galactic Gaslighting, Futurism v. Moneyballing, Japan's Five-Eyes Controversy, Obama's Drone Reckoning | Ep. 79
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Futures studies versus moneyball--the problem with prediction. A supply-side theory of Obama's drone strike addiction. Telling lies about a Galactic Federation with aliens. Should Japan join the Five-Eyes intelligence-sharing partnership? How to get out of Afghanistan. Why the Indo-Pacific is too big for a single strategy. Also this episode: The movies that made Van Jackson and the team.
Jeffrey Lewis's Tweet: https://twitter.com/ArmsControlWonk/status/1334533169547075584?s=19
Ankit Panda's Tweet: https://twitter.com/nktpnd/status/1336774686152286210
James Palmer's Tweet: https://twitter.com/BeijingPalmer/status/1336722893829443585
Contributors: Pete McKenzie, Gaby Magnuson, Jake Dellow, Ciara Mitchell