Ceci Gallogly works in the American Enterprise Institute’s executive office where she manages logistics. If you couldn’t tell by her Linda Richman “Coffee Talk” accent, she spent her formative years in New Jersey. She studied economics at The George Washington University and was active in campus politics. For fun, she enjoys live music, seasonal rye-based cocktails, and Pilates. Pink is her signature color.
This week on Banter, AEI Resident Scholar Ken Pollack joins the show to discuss his new book “Armies of Sand: The Past, Present, and Future of Arab Military Effectiveness.” The book describes four explanations as to why Arab militaries have performed so poorly since World War II. In this episode, Dr. Pollack analyzes each explanation and explains why understanding Arab military effectiveness matters, given the changing balance of power in the Middle East.