Securing Tomorrow Series

The Securing Tomorrow series is hosted by David Ignatius, a columnist for The Washington Post. Ignatius interviews foreign policy experts and leaders in national security about international affairs and America’s foreign policy strategy.
Securing Tomorrow: A Conversation with Gen. James Mattis (Ret.)
On Dec. 13, 2019, The Washington Post Live welcomed General James Mattis (Ret.) for a conversation with Washington Post associate editor and columnist David Ignatius. They discussed Mattis' bestselling book, "Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead," where he shares lessons from his life of service in the military, leading a quarter of a million Marines in three wars. Mattis also discussed politics in America, the Afghanistan Papers and shared a threat assessment of Iran, Afghanistan, and North Korea.
David Ignatius

The Washington Post

David Ignatius is a columnist for The Washington Post. He writes a twice-a-week foreign affairs column and contributes to the PostPartisan blog.