What happened to the Project for the New American Century, and what did Donald Rumsfeld tell Dr. Eland when he pointed out that going for Iraq out of the Iraq/Iran/North Korea axis of evil only served to tell Iran they needed a nuclear weapon, in the same manner as North Korea so as to avoid a Saddam Hussein’s fate. In addition, Robin and Dr. Eland discuss current situation in Ukraine and his prescription for a foreign policy paradigm that does not create more enemies than it destroys, which he calls “Balance of Last Resort.”
About Professor Dr. Ivan Eland
Ivan Eland is Senior Fellow and Director of the Center on Peace & Liberty at The Independent Institute. Dr. Eland is a graduate of Iowa State University and received an M.B.A. in applied economics and a Ph.D. in Public Policy from George Washington University. He has been Director of Defense Policy Studies at the Cato Institute, and he spent 15 years working for Congress on national security issues, including stints as an investigator for the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Principal Defense Analyst at the Congressional Budget Office.