SWJ Editors

DOD faces five key challenges that significantly affect the department's ability to accomplish its mission. DOD has demonstrated progress addressing challenges, but significant work remains.

“The lack of political unity in America. The lack of a fundamental friendliness."

HEADQUARTERS GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC; General Orders No.11, WASHINGTON, D.C., May 5, 1868

Continue on for a PKSOI call for papers concerning Civil Affairs as a force for consolidating gains in a way that helps the larger Joint Force and the Army.

James Stavridis, Time Magazine, and James Durso, The Hill, discuss how many troops do we really need in Afghanistan.

A letter from President John F. Kennedy to his mother, Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy, dated 3 November 1962.