News You Can Use: 07/10/18



News You Can Use: 07/10/18
National Security As Trump pushes Space Force, support quietly builds for ‘Space Guard’, Politico Launching the sixth branch of the US armed forces, Defense News The National Security Rationale, NPR North Korea Submarine Development Signals Increased Nuclear Threat, The Wall Street Journal Analysis: Pentagon continues to underestimate al Qaeda, downplay… Read More

News You Can Use: 07/06/18



News You Can Use: 07/06/18
National Security Another Death Knell for the Iran Nuclear Deal, Time How the ballooning federal debt threatens U.S. defense, Brookings The Pentagon’s latest budget is its largest counter-drone budget ever, C4ISR Net Drone activity soaring at the US-Mexico border, Washington Examiner Unpacking Overmatch: Three Crucial Questions About U.S. Military Superiority,… Read More

Featured Article: The Business of War



Featured Article: The Business of War
Featured article: The Business of War: Private Military and Security Companies in Armed Conflict by Kenneth A. Segelhorst In war-torn countries around the world, thousands of rough men stand ready to do violence on behalf of those unable or unwilling. They are equipped with the most advanced military technology available:… Read More

Centcom official speaks on Stabilization Assistance Review



Centcom official speaks on Stabilization Assistance Review
The deputy commander at U.S. Army Central Command (Centcom), Air Force Lt. Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr., gave the keynote address at a stabilization symposium at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. on June 27. During his keynote, Brown spoke on the Stabilization Assistance Review (SAR), which was published earlier… Read More

Army National Guard soldiers complete FEMA training



Army National Guard soldiers complete FEMA training
Soldiers from the West Virginia Army National Guard and the West Virginia Swift Water Rescue Team recently completed necessary training and certification through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). From June 10-13, the National Guard soldiers and the water rescue team members took part in training to identify as a… Read More

Featured Article: The Pursuit of Justice



Featured Article: The Pursuit of Justice
Featured article: The Pursuit of Justice: Assistance Needed to Tackle the International Criminal Court’s Prevention Component by Jason Elbert Don’t be a bystander, don’t let it happen again.” Henry Greenbaum, a Polish survivor of the Auschwitz Concentration Camp, gave these parting words of prevention to a small group of students… Read More

News You Can Use: 06/22/18



News You Can Use: 06/22/18
National Security From Revolution Muslim to Islamic State, New America DHS Announces Strengthened Northern Border Strategy, Department of Homeland Security Trump Wants All Government Agencies to Help House Detained Immigrant Families, Government Executive Mattis says military will house immigrant children if asked, Military Times U.S. withdrawal from U.N. Human Rights… Read More