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Kori Schake @KoriSchake Washington, DC

Director of foreign/defense @AEI, author of Safe Passage, contributing writer at The Atlantic and War on the Rocks. Californian. RT = said better than I could.

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Joined Twitter 3/10/15


@ecbeeler https://t.co/QLFvDJxutDThe AP headline about insider threats is part of a threaded tweet. Here is the second one. Read the story. Failure… https://t.co/giQN7PeQpH
Retweeted by Kori SchakeOn January 17, 1961, President Eisenhower delivered his famous Farewell Address. Known for its “military-industri… https://t.co/rxuNXAU2KV
Retweeted by Kori SchakePlease read the chapter about opening a nursery at Comisky Park because he concluded women were more loyal fans of… https://t.co/9NWxRsM0VWLost the leg at Guadalcanal in WWII; put the Brewers into trust to enlist. Hill I will die on: forget Mahan, Veeck… https://t.co/YdeRoRsIcl
1/18
2021
Why in the hell hasn’t the American president said anything about Navalny today? Why aren’t we demanding he be kept… https://t.co/KGtyKnhYlD
Retweeted by Kori Schake @kairyssdal Everybody in my Joint Staff J-5 office was gathered around the tv, hoping the coalition would hold and… https://t.co/ITOsB1pwH8In China, the leader can kick his people off of social media. In America, the people (in this case, free citizens… https://t.co/qZQhK5o3Y6
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1/17
2021
Online misinformation about election fraud plunged 73% after several social media sites suspended President Trump a… https://t.co/7lHLfIqRQL
Retweeted by Kori SchakeA gazillion historians and archivists and librarians tearing up here at the appreciation for historical context and… https://t.co/xPBgCm6Z0o
Retweeted by Kori SchakeHey, thanks for citing the constructivist framing from Safe Passage, @GabrielGlickman. I look forward to learning… https://t.co/i1tK8LXfnpHey everyone...just finished delivering hot stews to some of the National Guard & others on this rainy night in DC.… https://t.co/nhoDPPSojw
Retweeted by Kori Schake"Now is precisely the wrong time to further politicize the country’s military and weaken democratic civilian contro… https://t.co/3lSF8Rzuq1Smart thread from @Brad_L_Bowman on the importance of mission-based force sizing. https://t.co/aR5Bcvog3PPlease give yourself the present of listening to poet Billy Collins read his sweetly imaginative "Another Reason Wh… https://t.co/ItHZP9Yzot
1/16
2021
New: GPS data from the Parler cache includes users posting from inside military facilities. Took the Parler locatio… https://t.co/RiFHC7o8yc
Retweeted by Kori SchakeOne for the Sisterhood 🙂 #NatSecGirlSquad https://t.co/iy6dFvAba2Editor @StephanHaggard gave us the great opportunity to have Asia specialists assess the suitability of Euro-centri… https://t.co/fcxIWgNDj5For me, democracy is about community. It's how we listen to each other, how we respect each other, and how we hold… https://t.co/9z6yDrk0kc
Retweeted by Kori SchakeGreat opportunity to work for one of the best leaders around: @kristin_lord. #NatSecGirlSquad, @GirlSecurity_ https://t.co/8hp3dyRPOjI’m struggling to understand the logic of this rapid SLBM development and evolution with no real survivable submari… https://t.co/gAA1aDAMv5
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1/15
2021
Smart assessment of the Administration's Asia strategy, by @AEI's @ZackCooper. Especially important the Administra… https://t.co/x0rO1FzvgjThis sweetness -- a National Youth Poet Laureate! delivering a poem at the President's inauguration! -- is so comf… https://t.co/wfb0hQ3p54Reversing the dangerous erosion of U.S. democracy is urgent, but the argument that this requires abandoning efforts… https://t.co/BIwKkFBA6w
Retweeted by Kori SchakeIncredible opportunity for junior scholars below: The opportunity to publish in @ForeignAffairs and an award of $10… https://t.co/7e1QEZAL8e
Retweeted by Kori SchakeSpeaking of the erosion of civ-mil norms... https://t.co/dNl41cXHrI
Retweeted by Kori Schakereally can't stop thinking about how the president's most diehard supporters beat a military vet policeman to death in the capitol building
Retweeted by Kori SchakeFor much of America, military spending is an economic lifeline. https://t.co/NXe1LtzFOe
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1/14
2021
I appreciate the brevity. The whole statement: "As Republicans, former Republicans, and former officials of Republ… https://t.co/VAi0wWcsrT
Retweeted by Kori SchakeDefending democracy together with my Republican colleagues by calling for the President's impeachment and removal. https://t.co/Ki9rr29CeISymbols and honors matter. https://t.co/3cYJz5dMMs
Retweeted by Kori SchakeAfter four years of an “America first” foreign policy, President-elect @JoeBiden wants the world to know that… https://t.co/uIuoxd5qgt
Retweeted by Kori Schake“They [the service Chiefs] don’t want the idea to take hold that good order and discipline are insufficient, so the… https://t.co/zwLQ1cJ9F8
1/13
2021
Impressive statement by @RepLizCheney. https://t.co/wCgMOGXAT9
Retweeted by Kori SchakeOpen societies must defend themselves against closed systems of political thought. Conspiracy theory is a closed sy… https://t.co/5TvF9Fbk81
Retweeted by Kori SchakeImportant thread from @RidT, the historian of disinformation, supporting tech companies closing off access: https://t.co/RARvKxIOmaOne highlight for me - @KoriSchake talks about the culture of the State Dept and its fallback on mentorship as a me… https://t.co/cObqpsaeZy
Retweeted by Kori Schake+1 https://t.co/QfBtQHDtDxIt ought to be, yes. https://t.co/CX3Va657HZ
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1/12
2021
Takes a minute to sink in that Tillerson didn't believe the U.S. could be in a worse place than it was during the O… https://t.co/hJyaUswCCOAs I just mentioned to @SangerNYT, we have a podcast out called "To Catch A Hacker". https://t.co/5bQgTo4vnE What… https://t.co/9iZguJ8g7i
Retweeted by Kori SchakeHonored to organize (w/@StephanHaggard) & participate in an @JEAS_journal roundtable on applying IR work on power s… https://t.co/PJHNtm8zGB
Retweeted by Kori SchakeA 5th reaction: introspection "American institutions hv demonstrated their value & resilience...because institutio… https://t.co/eFG3AVzotN
Retweeted by Kori SchakeIf any military members/retirees were in the lynch mob that attacked the Capitol, we need to throw the book at them… https://t.co/L3r3kQatY8
Retweeted by Kori SchakeHas the Chinese century begun or is trouble brewing on the horizon? Michael Beckley dives into the numbers to revea… https://t.co/L2tYJfVxCE
Retweeted by Kori SchakeIt's worth emphasizing that the director of the Army staff does NOT have the authority to approve this request; it… https://t.co/awAyZZUmJ4
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1/11
2021
Please. Denouncing the gov't in a mass group: that's a protest. Staging a mob attack on the Capitol to overturn a… https://t.co/T2EuILDXrc
Retweeted by Kori SchakeYep, it would, @ButIsItFair -- we call that 'shirking' in civ-mil studies. But confusion about what was happening… https://t.co/qt6tEnAOVeEvery time you see someone on a platform — Twitter, TV, etc — say that “this is just like Chinese censorship,” it’s… https://t.co/nFDYAXVdfR
Retweeted by Kori SchakeI haven't seen evidence DOD refused requests from civilian authorities, @flyoversean. DOD offered assistance in ad… https://t.co/cRTY2FzsCI
1/10
2021
In the c1338 frescoes of Bad Government in Siena, Tyranny is enthroned resting his feet on Luxury, surrounded by Gr… https://t.co/5Y15NduvIs
Retweeted by Kori SchakeA reminder that the American military is no different and no better than the rest of our society -- they are us, an… https://t.co/0NPFDYDXhi"Facebook’s own research revealed that 64 percent of the time a person joins an extremist Facebook Group, they do s… https://t.co/PEt4UAQrUn
Retweeted by Kori SchakeMore reporting needed, but from reports so far, it doesn't appear so, @michikokakutani. DOD reticence driven by no… https://t.co/4mb8V7pY58Good thread. https://t.co/TcLVTUnWfL
Retweeted by Kori SchakeA refreshingly different take on how this week's horrible events in Washington look to people around the world: Am… https://t.co/SL2YjVKRX2
Retweeted by Kori SchakeTo all those who say the US has no standing to speak about democracy abroad, this is why you are so wrong. Our “st… https://t.co/pWKjqL8PPk
Retweeted by Kori SchakeLove the uplifting story of Mae in this thread, and well done @bkesling for being her advocate. https://t.co/7TkkfERoia
1/9
2021
Some of you might be wondering why the military appeared reticent, if not resistant, to proactively supporting Capi… https://t.co/mqV2lW9Aqc
Retweeted by Kori Schake"He answered her questions regarding the process of nuclear command authority.” https://t.co/TJgZ3R6Dqq👏Stop 👏 asking 👏 the 👏 military 👏 to 👏 do 👏 politicians' 👏 jobs 👏
Retweeted by Kori SchakeLooks like civil-military relations in the US are about to implode...again. We need to be really careful here. As… https://t.co/1PAvgSyvzE
Retweeted by Kori SchakeGreat line in @MattGallagher0's new story: "'He always kept an active imagination,' is the entirety of his statemen… https://t.co/bykuZsEFIvCongratulations, you just discovered “The Humanities” https://t.co/DCbsxM1tNm
Retweeted by Kori SchakeRemove, Impeach, Convict | Opinion by @MichaelRStrain https://t.co/adrBEENgxM
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1/8
2021
Really important analysis by one of the foremost experts on coups, @naunihalpublic --> https://t.co/hGp7VECTOn“We redouble our commitment to the work of building common purpose and making our constitutional democracy worth be… https://t.co/ih1EPDKf5v
Retweeted by Kori SchakeWSJ edit: “Republicans especially need to speak against trespass and violence. As for Mr. Trump, to steal some famo… https://t.co/7Z4B2mboQR
Retweeted by Kori SchakeForever thinking about how in 2009, Republicans got all up in a snit that DHS would dare say that white supremacist… https://t.co/qrE3BszacU
Retweeted by Kori SchakeJohn Kelly, Trump's former chief of staff, just said on CNN that the Cabinet should meet to discuss removing Trump… https://t.co/F3TxryRNCU
Retweeted by Kori SchakeCharles Sumner and John C. Calhoun. Holy crap. Talk about symbolism. https://t.co/1fVVW0e33E
Retweeted by Kori SchakeA reminder of the best of America’s past in order to claim the best of America’s future... https://t.co/KNmlcTd3m5
Retweeted by Kori SchakeTheir mistakes at Lafayette Square precipitated real reflection & planning at DOD on how to prevent our military fr… https://t.co/Ba4bMhuf9zThe Vice President doesn't have that authority. This post from Rep Slotkin about the decision is authoritative:… https://t.co/cMeHWEiRFNThis is a misreading of the military's role. Our military have been explicitly saying for months they would back t… https://t.co/wR7bWwuTzaAustralia's FM hits just the right diplomatic balance -- condemnation, emphasis on the universal principle, while r… https://t.co/Fi8c4MhcIo"The Constitution offers remedies. Pursue them — for no other reason than to deter the president from escalation. T… https://t.co/m17Xq9uTxWWe just had a violent mob assault the Capitol in an attempt to prevent those from carrying out our Constitutional d… https://t.co/0D2esPltic
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1/7
2021
This is the most significant disruption to the peaceful transfer of power in 156 years. That is a matter of histori… https://t.co/WyHDAxupUp
Retweeted by Kori Schake+1. Police handling this is a better outcome for our country. https://t.co/1K9y7siKeNHere's a picture of Josh Hawley gesturing to the mob earlier today. https://t.co/Mqt6gXAef2 https://t.co/ElxJZFgDZC
Retweeted by Kori SchakeWe are witnessing absolute banana republic crap in the United States Capitol right now. @realdonaldtrump, you nee… https://t.co/0aGiBT6oNV
Retweeted by Kori SchakeThe response we need right now from this utterly irresponsible president is to demand that his fanatical followers… https://t.co/GEXlSWCBRl
Retweeted by Kori SchakeAs Trump's thugs descend on the Capitol Building to menace the elected representatives of the people, I can't help… https://t.co/x3r3SD9RNn
Retweeted by Kori SchakeThis Trump speech is as dark and authoritarian as possible. America’s guardrails held, barely. Strengthening and re… https://t.co/jO8Vxjq4TM
Retweeted by Kori SchakeThe DC National Guard going to great pains to make clear that they will wear clear identification markers during t… https://t.co/rU3PGBUucT
Retweeted by Kori SchakeDefense One Radio, Ep. 84: What now for conservatives in national security? My conversation with @KoriSchake and… https://t.co/W1K9kd5NEo
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1/6
2021
To pardon these war criminals is a slap in the face to all of us who served honorably, and is pissing on the graves… https://t.co/ZFlgpzoln4
Retweeted by Kori SchakeExcept that the US does know how to run elections. Now is the time for all our other leaders to demonstrate that in… https://t.co/pDkWbwhcNN
Retweeted by Kori SchakeMy AEI colleague Yuval Levin: "To abide and encourage the election-fraud conspiracies is to affirm the web of lies… https://t.co/G7gVXUXZYEThe EU-China deal signals European priorities, but also holds a lesson for Washington. Economic agreements - this,… https://t.co/NNffWpCWyp
Retweeted by Kori SchakeTrump tonight: "We've totally rebuilt the military...it was depleted, now it's the opposite of depleted." Trump rec… https://t.co/EytyCADT1K
Retweeted by Kori SchakeIf you are wondering why Iran moving from ~4% LEU to 20% LEU is such a big step, my colleagues at @JamesMartinCNS p… https://t.co/pvUrXJ9C44
Retweeted by Kori SchakeAfter many months of baseless attacks on our democratic institutions, the American people need to hear a unanimous… https://t.co/ds19B0oD9x
Retweeted by Kori SchakeWe just posted a special 2021 Outlook edition of @DeepStateRadio featuring our founding regulars @Brooks_Rosahttps://t.co/echH0jaCD4
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1/5
2021
On the future of the Republican Party, watch our recent Roundtable with @MatthewKroenig and @KoriSchake https://t.co/Qn2EdsuZi1
Retweeted by Kori SchakeRachman: "relying on an American security guarantee in Europe, while undermining American security policy in the Pa… https://t.co/DZEbExs3PV
Retweeted by Kori SchakePRESS RELEASE: @KoriSchake announced today that Wang Xiyue is joining @AEI as a Jeane Kirkpatrick Fellow. His resea… https://t.co/TELEUBL6EK
Retweeted by Kori SchakeThis has the wonderful sweetness of Schoolhouse Rock -- @RepSlotkin taking constituents along for her swearing in,… https://t.co/g3uKbBx8NMGratitude to former Vice President Cheney for the idea, & to all the former Secretaries of Defense who co-authored… https://t.co/kdGcgy3Gln
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1/4
2021

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