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Charles D. Allen

Charles D. Allen

Opinion contributor Col. Charles D. Allen (U.S. Army, ret’d) is a professor of Leadership and Cultural Studies in the School of Strategic Land Power at the U.S. Army War College in Carlisle, Pa. His work appears frequently on the Capital-Star’s Commentary Page.

COMMENTARY
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Freedom and democracy in America 2022. What it means. Why we guard it | Charles D. Allen

By: - November 24, 2022

To believe in the American democracy requires us to act to address all forms of injustice within our nation.

COMMENTARY

What will the next generation of military leaders learn from our years of upheaval? | Opinion

By: - June 15, 2022

From the pandemic to Jan. 6 and the Ukraine War, there has been no shortage of lessons.