The U.S. Army has mobilized 1,275 Reserve medical specialists to reinforce civilian hospitals in areas of the country that are struggling to handle novel coronavirus cases
The endless pursuit of lethality combined with perverse incentives for commanders means the U.S. military’s reserve component risks being left in the lurch by the government’s broad response to COVID-19
The United States has a new military service, the Space Force, but it has never been clear whether or not the country will also have a Space Guard and Reserve.
Much of America doesn't understand what it means to be a member of the National Guard or the Reserves. But today's citizen soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines are exceptionally skilled...
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There are a lot of frustrated service members leaving the active force due to separation boards paying the peace dividend … Continued
A vintage commercial encouraging young men to join the Marine Corps Reserves in the 1970s is making the rounds, and … Continued
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