Military Models

GUESTS: Michael Desch Assistant Director and Senior Research Associate, Olin Institute for Strategic Studies, Harvard University The U.S. military is civilian-run and non-threatening to most Americans. But some countries use their militaries differently: to overthrow leaders, capture land and carry out government business. Host Neal Conan and guests will look at military models around the world and talk about how politics, history and government structures influence how a military functions. That's on the next Talk of the Nation from NPR News.



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