Michael T. Klare | The Nation

Michael T. Klare

Author Bios

Michael T. Klare

Defense Correspondent

Michael T. Klare is a professor of peace and world security studies at Hampshire College and the defense correspondent of The Nation. He is the author, most recently, of The Race for What’s Left.


News and Features

A new elite consensus is forming around the strategic advantages of expanded oil and gas production.

Why does Obama insist on retaining the option of attacking Syria, despite growing opposition in Congress and the general public?

Don’t for a second imagine we’re heading for an era of renewable energy.

Are Washington, Moscow and Beijing using the global arms trade to create a new cold war?

Climate change and its political repercussions.

In the coming decades, two converging nightmares are likely to produce a tidal wave of unrest, rebellion, competition and conflict.

Will China-Japan-US tensions in the Pacific ignite a conflict and sink the global economy?

The recent World Energy Outlook report that has many cheering U.S. oil supremacy—when it should be setting off alarm bells on the climate crisis.