U.S. President Donald Trump, like many citizens, has been a casual consumer of information from sources of questionable authority. Do his recent policy reversals mean he is learning to trust experts more? And if so, will he influence his followers, who trust unreliable sources more than science and scholarship?
Every day, events around the world require action to implement the established U.S. strategy. But some developments call for more than just decisions to implement the current strategy. They require an adjustment to a new strategy. The current trajectory of military-technological change is one such development.