WILL NEW DOCTRINE FIX MISSION COMMAND?

But is updating the doctrine sufficient to answer its critics? Persistent execution challenges may ...

ROLL OUT THE ROBOTS! MANAGING COMM NETWORKS AND ACCESS IN THE FUTURE

These capabilities must seamlessly integrate commercial and military communication networks to the warfighter’s devices. ...

WHERE HAVE WE SUCCEEDED: A WHITEBOARD

In political terms, the operation helped improve public perceptions of the United States across ...

HOW THE ARMY IS (NOT) PREPARING FOR THE NEXT WAR

A new kind of threat requires significant changes in the way that soldiers make ...

DUSTING OFF THE DUSTY SHELVES

We are looking for new and updated looks at old books, articles, chapters, speeches, ...

THE VALUE OF INQUIRY

…he offered a surprising unsolicited opinion. He shrugged his shoulders and quipped that staff ...

FAOs IN MDO: CHOOSING THE SCALPEL OVER THE SWORD

The 2017 NDA directed a transformation in the way the DoD plans and implements security ...

HYPERSONICS: THE NEW ‘SPUTNIK’ MOMENT?

The rise of hypersonic technologies could render the current naval and marine strategies obsolete ...

THE MORE THINGS CHANGE, THE MORE THEY STAY THE SAME

WAR ROOM is a labor of love The More Things Change … I had ...

IS PROFESSIONAL MILITARY EDUCATION REALLY “STAGNANT”?

How does one respond when the senior steward of the U.S. military profession states ...

THE INFORMATION APOCALYPSE, PART IV: INTELLIGENCE SECRETS OF SUCCESS

The U.S. intelligence community … is the singular community that Americans need to trust ...

LET’S PREPARE FOR FUTURE WAR — OR BRACE FOR CATASTROPHIC DEFEAT

[The U.S.] must suppress its appetite to rely on Cold War-era hardware The Division ...

A STRATEGIC CONGRESS EMERGES: NATIONAL SECURITY AND THE 116TH CONGRESS

[Congress] is flexing its muscles by using the power of the purse, lawmaking and, ...

THE CARLISLE EXPERIENCE AT THE U.S. ARMY WAR COLLEGE

The Army War College isn’t a year to ‘take a knee’ So, you’re on ...

THE VIRTUE IN IGNORANCE: A FAREWELL

could someone as young and unfamiliar with the military as I was make it ...

CHASING THE DELTA: A PITFALL OF THE MILITARY’S ‘CAN-DO’ ETHOS

an organization trained to overcome the seeming impossible will have a natural blind spot ...

DARK INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: WHEN CRIME IS THE “DIME”

Criminal states have infused their national instruments of power with an ethos that more ...

OPTIMIZING ARMY RECRUITING

Better Army recruiting will yield a healthier force structure Recruiting is critical for sustaining ...

OVERUSING PERSONAL TECHNOLOGY: TICKING TIME BOMB FOR STRATEGIC LEADERS

Sleep deprivation is a problem at all levels in the military Technology now gives ...

A TALE OF TWO HILLS: THE MYTH AND REALITY OF THE BATTLE OF BAYONET HILL

Units have ignored clear evidence that Bayonet Hill actually took place more than a ...