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How I Found My Tribe After Leaving The Military
This Army vet died of an overdose in his jail cell. He deserved better than his guards’ laughter
I Found The Answer To Life After The Military In Helping Vets And Communities
One Major General Was The Fall Guy For The Niger Ambush. The Real Fault Lies Elsewhere
Not All Veterans Are Created Equal. You Have To Earn Your ‘V’
Is Trust An Essential Element In Strategy?
Sometimes Finding Meaning After The Military Means Not Looking For It
One Path To Meaning After The Military: Find A New Way To Serve
What US Troops On The Border Really Need To Know: A Response To Paul Yingling
Others May Have Succeeded In Finding Meaning After The Military, But I Haven’t
2 Powerful Quotes About Civility From An Iraq War Veteran
How To Find Meaning After The Military: Grow Your Own Identity
Friday Dog: Just Another Day in Baghdad
Don’t Believe All Those Stories About The Germans And Mission Command
The Trick To Happiness After The Military: Find Another Weird, Underappreciated Job
I Found Meaning After The Military In Many Places, Not Just One
The Way To Fix The Military Decision-Making Process Is To Fix Your Own Self With More Tough Training
What Comes After Military Service: Finding Meaning In The Mundane
My Son Was Killed In Iraq. I Found Closure With The Marines Who Were With Him When He Died
One Secret To Finding Post-Military Work That Means Something: Find Your Niche
In Defense Of Military Pilots Drawing Dicks In The Sky
The Real Purpose Of MDMP: Creating Solid Orders When We’re Not Patton Or Rommel
Friday Dog: Scrappy the Ace
Here’s Exactly What A Roadside Bomb Does To Your Head
A New Long March Contest: How Did You Find Work With Meaning After The Military?
Does ‘Mission Command’ Just Give Higher Leaders One More Hiding Place?
The Hardest Part Of Transitioning Out Of The Military: Finding Meaning Along The Way
The Army Sat On A Candid Study Of Its Performance In Iraq, Because Of Course It Did
The MDMP Actually Provides Flexibility — You Just Have to Know How To Do It
Photo: A Long March In Afghanistan
The Biggest Equalizer In The Military Is A Piss Tube In The Middle Of The Iraqi Desert
Finally, A Morsel Of Good News For True Fans Of The French And Indian War!
Friday Dog: What The Heck Is Going On In This Photo?
Eisenhower On ‘Leading From Within’ And The Art Of Collaborative Leadership
How Likely Is A New American Civil War? Surprising Lessons From Lebanon’s Conflict
The Guantanamo Mystery Novel That Captures Military Life Between The Cold War And 9/11
The Military Decision-Making Process Is An Inflexible Mess. Here’s How To Fix It
Coast Guard Policy, Sharks, And Poe: 3 Military Facts We Didn’t Know
The Disturbing Meaning Of Kanye West’s Visit To The White House
Why I Never Liked Those Videos Of Deployed Soldiers Surprising Their Kids At School
Movies And Shows You Need To Watch To Understand The US Military, By A British Army Officer
A Vietnam Vet’s Reflections: ‘When I Think’
Friday Dog: War Dogs In The Phillipines During World War II
We’ve All Deceived Ourselves About Why We’re Fighting In Afghanistan
The US Needs A Better Strategy For Competing With China — Or Else Military Conflict Is Inevitable
The AI Column: Time For A Moral Reckoning Down In Silicon Valley
Firings, Indictments and Other Military Misdoings: Special Air Force Edition
How The Marine Corps Could Lead The Way In Military Gender Integration
Winston Churchill, Scott Kelly, And Racism: Grow Up, Everybody
Hey, There Already *Is* A Rough Guide to Working With The US Military!
It’s Time To Get Yourself A Tethered Drone
A Former Marine Considers Dickens And White Privilege At The St. Louis Airport
It’s High Time To Deep Six The Navy Cliché About ‘Where Are The Carriers?’ In A Crisis
Friday Dog: Shouldn’t Dog Handlers Also Wear A ‘Do Not Pet’ Warning?
How Do We Really Define The War On Terror? Notes From A Generation At War
Guyana’s Rampant Violence Reminds Me Of My Childhood In Sri Lanka. That’s A Bad Sign
The Best Movie About PTSD Isn’t About War
What Should Foreign Countries Read About How To Work With The US Military?
HUMINT Isn’t Dead, It Just Smells That Way. Time For Us To Learn From the Past
On The Relationship Between Purpose And Strategy In War
5 Little-Known Facts About Washington And That Winter In Valley Forge
Whose Blue Yonder Is This, Anyway?
XCOM 2 Review: ‘War Of The Chosen’ Is A Great Military Game Worth Exploring
Today’s Military Is Overweight, In Pain, And Taking Sleep Aids Daily