Klon Kitchen

Klon Kitchen is a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, a former national security adviser to Sen. Ben Sasse, and a 15-year veteran of the intelligence community. Follow him on Twitter @klonkitchen.

Klon Kitchen

Espionage With Chinese Characteristics

A brief history of China’s reliance on foreign technology and expertise.

Congratulations on a Successful Midterm Election 

DDoS attacks and vote counting glitches shouldn’t shake your confidence in our amazing system.

We Just Saved the Internet (For Now)

And what comes next now that Musk owns Twitter.

How to Launch a Nuclear Strike

And other things I’ve been thinking about.

Game On

New export rules are a welcome escalation in Washington’s tech competition with China.

Nuclear Knowledge

An explainer on nuclear bombs, how Putin might use them in his conflict with Ukraine, and what the United States is doing to stop him.

Clouds Over Coffey

Klon Kitchen, The Dispatch’s resident foreign policy maestro, takes control of the Remnant today with ...

A Fresh Batch of Tech Potpourri

Russia’s online spying machine, a mystery drone in Crimea, and DOD’s most important battle space.

Putin’s Petulance

The United States’ response to Russia’s threats should be calm, measured, and unflinching.