Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during the Commander in Chief Forum hosted by NBC, Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016, in New York.
News
Donald Trump’s Plan To Fire A Lot Of Generals Might Not Be So Simple
Lincoln could appoint Senators and other important officials as generals. Trump can’t.
Carrying on the legacy of Audie Murphy
Humor
23 Literal Translations Of Military Graphics That Actually Make Sense
These interpretations make way more sense than their intended meanings.
Best Of The Best 2013 Day Four
Humor
The Reflective Belt: An Icon Of The Global War On Terror
The U.S. is still involved in conflicts throughout the Middle East. It's a dangerous world. Don't forget your reflective belt.
First Sgt. Travis Wewers inspects his company before the unit's change of command at Forward Operating Base Falcon in southern Baghdad.
Humor
10 Lies Troops Use On Their First Sergeants
First sergeants hear some pretty outrageous lies come out of the mouths of junior enlisted troops.
woobie military gear
Community
Why The Woobie Is The Greatest Military Invention Ever Fielded
The poncho liner has been a staple of deployed life since it was first introduced in Vietnam, but the origin of the “Woobie” is shrouded in mystery.
Officers of the American Expeditionary Force (AEF) receiving medals from General John J. Pershing, Commanding General of the AEF.
Community
The Army’s Tortured History With Drawdowns And Budget Cuts
As the Army suffers significant draw downs and cuts, look to the time following World War I as a historical example.
A junior officer studies his shot groups to determine what adjustments he needs on his weapon during Best Junior Officer Competition in Grafenwoehr, Germany, July 24, 2012.
Community
5 Times Failing Made Me A Better Company Grade Officer
Sometimes in order to succeed in the military, we have to fail first.
battle of antietam
History
How A Drunk Decision By A Terrible Commanding Officer Led To A Medal Of Honor
Following the order of a drunken senior officer, Thomas W. Hyde led his men on a suicidal charge, and then went back for the wounded.
National Guard versus reserve
Community
When Is The Right Time To Merge The Army National Guard And Reserve? Never.
The question of whether to merge the Army National Guard and the Army Reserve has a long and bitter history in the United States. Here's why.
Soldiers conduct combatives training during the Ranger Course on Fort Benning, Georgia, April 20, 2015.
Community
Why I Changed My Mind About Women In Combat Arms Units
Once opposed to seeing women in combat, I realized, as soldiers, we all share the same goals and the fundamental mission of the armed forces.