The problem of careless language in strategic affairs

  Recently, I heard a future military leader (someone who should have known better) use the following words in a sentence…”We create our enemies.” Up to that point I was listening and finding much of what was said to be different but not worth engaging. Upon hearing this, however, I had to chime in. There […]

Real Space Strategy Facebook Follow up: Florida U.S. Senate Delgation and NASA Administrator select Bridenstine

If you have been following on the Real Space Strategy Facebook page, Senators Rubio and NElson from Florida have been speaking ill toward the Trump Administration’s choice for NASA Administrator, presently serving Congressman Jim Bridenstine (R-OK). What I commented earlier today on Facebook, is true. Congressman Bridenstine, they say, will cause NASA and its mission […]

Real Space Strategy on Facebook

Attention readers, I have added another means to communicate some reality checks on things regarding spacepower strategy and policy via Facebook page. Just search Real Space Strategy and you will see the logo of the US Flag globe with orbiters. On this page, I provide links to articles that interest me, with short comments and […]

“Spirit of the Long March”? Chinese space leaders rising in government

Recently I spotting an interesting article from the South China Morning Post entitled        “Why China’s Aerospace experts have become Xi Jinping’s new political elite.” http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2092940/how-leaders-chinas-space-programme-entered-political I found this article to be interesting because of a few reasons. First, its not everyday that you see senior space leaders for any government becoming governors or other highly […]