Marine Corps Says It Will Review Women-In-Combat Integration If Requested By Trump
The incoming Trump administration increases the chances that the decision on women in combat jobs will be reviewed and possibly changed.
Seth Meyers And Ash Carter Spend A Day Doing ‘Pentagon Stuff’
In a special “Late Night With Seth Meyers” segment, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter revealed what really goes on in the windowless halls of the Pentagon.
How Will The Pentagon’s New Transgender Policy Work?
The military’s transgender ban has been lifted, but the implementation policy still needs to be developed.
Joining the Military
Rank And Pay Should Differ For Civilians Entering The Military Mid Career
This is why civilians entering the military at mid-level positions shouldn't be given the rank associated with their paygrade.
The Army Under Secretary On How Women Fit Into The Army’s Future
Under Secretary of the Army Patrick Murphy discusses gender integration, women in combat, and leadership at the small-unit level.
Navy SEAL Killed In Christian Village Near Mosul
According to local sources, the American was killed during a massive battle with ISIS militants.
SecDef Is Pushing New Plans To Restrict Tobacco Use On Bases
A Pentagon memo outlines a plan to lessen the use of tobacco across all military services.
Deploying Apaches To Mosul Brings Real Risk Of A Ground Fight
Less than two years ago deploying Apaches into battle against ISIS was considered too risky. What’s changed?
This Cyber Rifle Is Dirt Cheap And Easy To Make. Happy Drone Hunting
A cyber capability rifle “shot” a drone out of the air feet from the secretary of Defense, then DoD tweeted it.
Keeping Marine Corps Boot Camp Gender-Divided Ensures It’s Separate But Not Equal
The Marine Corps' plan to keep boot camp training segregated by gender demonstrates its unwillingness to embrace integration.
How Will The 2017 Budget Impact Military Personnel?
The Defense Department’s budget for 2017 was released Feb. 9, and will alter service member benefits.
CARTER: DoD Will Offer New Fertility Benefit To Troops
A DoD pilot program is going to cover fertility benefits for military families allowing them to preserve sperm and eggs.
DoD To Review 1,100 Post-9/11 Valor Awards For Possible Upgrades To MOH
More than 1,000 post-9/11 recipients of awards for valor to be reviewed for upgrades to the Medal of Honor.
Including Women Is Not The Right Next Step For Selective Service
The Selective Service system is an antiquated relic of a bygone era and should be eliminated for all Americans.
SecDef Used Personal Email Account For Department Business
Defense Secretary Ash Carter used a personal email account in his first few months as Pentagon chief.