created in 2013
*This is a subreddit dedicated to collating articles and opinion pieces relating to national security issues.
*This is not at all intended to be US centric; posts relating to other countries are highly encouraged.
*The purpose of this subreddit is to learn for ourselves, and to bring better public understanding of related topics.
Specifically, geopolitics is focused on the relationship between politics and territory. Through geopolitics we attempt to analyze and predict the actions and decisions of nations, or other forms of political power, by means of their geographical characteristics and location in the world.
In a broader sense, geopolitics studies the general relations between countries on a global scale. Here we analyse local events in terms of the bigger, global picture.
Welcome to the home of links which have failed to pass the quality requirement of r/CredibleDefence. Anecdotes, tidbits, historical events, current news links, current weapon sales, military fashion, propaganda, WIB and other blogposts are welcome here. One rule: No ad hominem attacks. Freedom of speech rules.
We're dedicated to posting the highest quality & largest images of ships of war, from the lowliest gunboat to the most glorious battleships of yore, be they from antiquity, the Age of Sail, or the modern era. Ship models, blueprints, and schematics are accepted as well!
TankPorn is for all things Battle Tanks, Armored Fighting Vehicles, Armored Cars, Self-Propelled Guns and Support Vehicles affiliated. The past, the present, futuristic, historical, prototypes, all things inclusive.
Spies, Intelligence and Espionage News. Agencies of interest: CIA, FSB, KGB, Stasi, Mossad, NSA, NRO, FBI, GCHQ, ASIS, Military Intelligence, Five Eyes, Snowden, Wikileaks, theShadowBrokers, ICIJ, Panama Papers, Paradise Papers, etc.
A place for the most uninformed, naive, and wrongheaded comments about history. Think that your opinion plus half a Wikipedia article is as valid (or more so) as the experts in the field? This is the hell your comment will burn in.