army

One year ago Friday, the Pentagon rescinded the policy that prevented women from serving in combat roles.

READ MORE >>

There's a lot of chatter this morning about the big piece above the fold on the front page of today's Washington Post laying out the deep misgivings of many in the military about launching an attack against Syria to punish it for the regime's apparent use of chemical weapons against its own people. These misgivings are of course to be reckoned with.

READ MORE >>

Don't Give Up on Ground Troops

With budget cuts looming, the Pentagon should focus on adaptability—not just technolgy

Adaptability, not technology, will win the wars of the future.

READ MORE >>

Military 'Moneyball'

Everyone is applying the lessons from Michael Lewis's book—even U.S. forces

Everyone is applying the lessons from Michael Lewis's book—even U.S. forces.

READ MORE >>

WaPo's editorial board has given two completely opposite reasons for disliking Hagel.

READ MORE >>

The Last Men

Charlie Troop had six months to save a forgotten Afghan district. But what, and who, would they leave behind?

READ MORE >>

ON A SULTRY MORNING in late September, I drove for two hours on the traffic-choked roads north of Cairo to Al Adwa, a Nile Delta town of dusty alleyways, mosques, and crumbling red brick houses. This is where Mohamed Morsi, the president of Egypt, was raised. Morsi left nearly four decades ago, but he returns regularly to visit his younger brothers, who still work the family farm, and to celebrate Islamic holidays.

READ MORE >>

Why didn't the paper cover the WikiLeaks' source's most recent hearing?

READ MORE >>

Paula Broadwell was the kind of hanger-on whose arrival heralds a meritocracy in decline.

READ MORE >>

A powerful new documentary indicts the U.S. military for its inaction on the problem of soldiers raping soldiers.

READ MORE >>

Pages

SHARE HIGHLIGHT

0 CHARACTERS SELECTED

TWEET THIS

POST TO TUMBLR