The above whitepaper wasn't published in a vacuum."Further, the process of transformation, even if it brings revolutionary change, is likely to be a long one, absent some catastrophic and catalyzing event––like a new Pearl Harbor"
Ever stop to think who READS THIS STUFF?
I assure you the audience isn't limited to a few policy wonks and partisan hacks at some DC think tank.
For my money, this was a WANT AD advertising that America was ripe and wide open for an attack.
For my money it would read thusly: