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The Many Dogs Of The USS Texas
An Alarming Guide To The National Security Dangers Of Social Media
We’re Going To Keep Blowing It In Afghanistan Until We Begin To Hold Our Senior Leaders Accountable
Remember Ilovaisk: The Pitched Battle That Captures The Lunacy Of The Trump-Putin Summit
4 Gun Control Measures Actually Supported By Experts Across The Political Spectrum
Some Radical Thoughts On How To Fix The Woes Of America’s Surface Navy
Trump Could Address a Major Security Problem At His Putin Summit — But He Won’t
The AI Column: How To Think About China, Silicon Valley And CFIUS
Military Reading Lists For The Summer (And The Case For Avoiding Them)
Why Are So Many Dogs Named Cooper?
How Would You Repaint Air Force One To Make It Look ‘More American’?
What NATO Might Actually Look Like Following A US Withdrawal: A View From 2026
What, If Anything, Did John Kelly Learn From Re-Reading ‘The General’?
An Open Letter To The Pentagon Regarding The Serious Matter Of My Beard
The Dark Side Of America’s ‘Train, Advise, And Assist’ Missions
This Week In Reliefs, Firings, Suspensions, And Other Military Mischief
Is The Army’s Command And General Staff College Refusing to Admit Pregnant Officers?
New Long March Contest! What Military Phrases Civilians Should Never, Ever Use?
Marine Leaders Need to Show That Racism Isn’t Welcome in the Corps
Is The Deck Stacked Against Being A Marine Officer And A Mother?
Veterans Deserve Answers On Their Exposure To Burn Pits
Former National Security Advisor HR McMaster Is Heading To Stanford
After 16 Years, Congress May Finally Rectify A Putrid Disservice To Blue Water Navy Vets
As Kelly Eyes The Door, A Look Back At Him And Mattis Firing A Colonel In The Iraq War
CGSC: A Howl Of Pain From The Lower Circle Of Online Distance Learning Hell
Is Trump Out To Dismantle NATO?
The US Military Must Support Women For One Simple Reason: It Can’t Afford to Lose Them
Trump Marked A New Era In Security In Singapore — And Our Allies Know It
Friday Dog: Can You Give Me A Ride?
Book Excerpt: 11 Strategic Lessons From A New Study Of The Habsburg Empire
It’s Time For Us To Have A Real Conversation About Suicide In America
Privatized VA Healthcare Will Look Like the Private Prison Industry
Quote of the Day: COIN Ain’t Dead
An Alternative Perspective of CGSC: A Letter To The Incoming Class of 2019
How To Fix The Army’s Recruiting Crisis
Inside A B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber Mission Against ISIS In Libya
A Pessimistic Forecast Of How The North Korea Situation Plays Out in the Coming Years
I Stand For The Flag, But The Flag Doesn’t Stand For This
We Are Never Leaving Afghanistan
In Defense Of CGSC: It Produces The Worker Bees Every Army Needs
The Civil-Military Divide Extends All The Way To The Afghan Battlefield
How Often Do Officers Actually Desert?
Consider The E-Tool
Krieg’s 15 Favorite British War Movies
The Answer To Russia And Islamist Extremism: Radical Centrist Populism
How Leading Patrols In Military Training Improves Learning Overall
Yet Another Civil War Casualty, This Time By Cannonball Explosion
The A-10 Warthog Goes To Mars
Eagles Fans Get The Party Of A Lifetime: Military Bands And Zero Football Players
Emotional Support Chickens Are Now A Thing
Bashar Al-Assad Wants To Visit North Korea To Take Part In Super-Villain Summit
Afghan Religious Officials Issue Ban On Suicide Attacks Before Being Hit With Suicide Attack
What Naval Academy Students Think About Gender, In One Chart
Farewell To Lt. Gen. Bernard Trainor, The Marine Who Chronicled Iraq As A Journalist
War Doesn’t Remake People — It Just Highlights Who They Already Are
Arlington National Cemetery Is Running Out Of Space. Maybe We’re Asking The Wrong Question About How To Fix It
President Donald Trump Should Apologize For This (But He Won’t)
A Marine JAG Hits Back At Kate Germano’s ‘Fight Like a Girl’
Leaders Mentor Us To Do The Right Thing. They Don’t Mention The Costs
Memorial Day doesn’t need to be treated as a national military funeral
The US And Norway In The Same Boat, Literally And Figuratively
5 Irrational Reasons Military Leaders Hate Red Teaming