Dr. Earl Tilford

Dr. Earl Tilford


Dr. Earl Tilford is a military historian and fellow for the Middle East & terrorism with The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. A retired Air Force intelligence officer, Dr. Tilford earned his PhD in American and European military history at George Washington University. From 1993 to 2001, he served as Director of Research at the U.S. Army’s Strategic Studies Institute. In 2001, he left Government service for a professorship at Grove City College, where he taught courses in military history, national security, and international and domestic terrorism and counter-terrorism.

Dropping the Benghazi Ball

The Gaza Trap

On a Wing and a…

Why Is the White House Telling Our Secrets?


Lessons for the War on Terror

Did Apologies for Burning Koran Abet U.S. Enemies?

Strategic Challenge in Bloody Syria

The Uncertain Trumpet and Systemic Failure

Latest “Human-Made-Disaster” Attack Succeeds