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SWJ Blog is a multi-author blog publishing news and commentary on the various goings on across the broad community of practice.  We gladly accept guest posts from serious voices in the community.

by Dave Dilegge | Thu, 01/03/2013 - 6:42am | 0 comments

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by SWJ Editors | Mon, 12/31/2012 - 2:55pm | 0 comments

From all of us at SWJ, continue on for a music video...

by SWJ Editors | Fri, 12/28/2012 - 3:46am | 1 comment

Retired Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf Dies at 78 by Matt Schudel, Washington Post.

by SWJ Editors | Mon, 12/24/2012 - 11:01am | 1 comment

Merry Christmas (Flash Mob Oldie But Goodie)

by Robert Bunker | Wed, 12/19/2012 - 9:53pm | 1 comment

Mérida Initiative: Transnational Security Governance or Governance Intervention?

by Dave Dilegge | Wed, 12/19/2012 - 4:44am | 1 comment

Civilian Analysts Gained Petraeus’s Ear While He Was Commander In Afghanistan by Rajiv Chandrasekaran, Washington Post.

by Dave Dilegge | Tue, 12/18/2012 - 1:37pm | 2 comments

Short break for the Roundup through the holidays. Busy time for the day job and of course holiday duties that require much attention.

by Dave Dilegge | Tue, 12/18/2012 - 2:24am | 0 comments

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by Dave Dilegge | Mon, 12/17/2012 - 3:42pm | 0 comments

CNAS Marks One Year Anniversary of Iraq Withdrawal with Release of Two New Papers - To mark the one year anniversary of the US troop withdrawal from Iraq, CNAS has released two papers that offer insights into the US role there since 2003.

by Dave Dilegge | Mon, 12/17/2012 - 5:42am | 0 comments

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by Dave Dilegge | Sun, 12/16/2012 - 10:03am | 2 comments

While not normally covered in our National Defense and Foreign Policy forum, I feel the need to express our total distress concerning the Connecticut elementary-school shootings. Looking at the photos of those bright-eyed children, with all the hopes and anticipation for the future, just makes one shake their head in disbelief. Our prayers are with the families, as inadequate as they may be in this time of extreme sorrow. - Dave D.

by Dave Dilegge | Sun, 12/16/2012 - 9:16am | 0 comments

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by Dave Dilegge | Sat, 12/15/2012 - 4:59am | 0 comments

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by Dave Dilegge | Fri, 12/14/2012 - 6:05am | 0 comments

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by Dave Dilegge | Fri, 12/14/2012 - 6:03am | 0 comments

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by Dave Dilegge | Fri, 12/14/2012 - 4:58am | 0 comments

‘Zero Dark Thirty’ and the New Reality of Reported Filmmaking by Ann Hornaday, Washington Post.

by Dave Dilegge | Thu, 12/13/2012 - 7:44am | 0 comments

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by Dave Dilegge | Wed, 12/12/2012 - 4:34am | 0 comments

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by Dave Dilegge | Tue, 12/11/2012 - 5:21am | 0 comments

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by Dave Dilegge | Mon, 12/10/2012 - 11:48am | 9 comments

General Principles: How Good was David Petraeus? By Dexter Filkins in the 17 December issue of The New Yorker.

by Dave Dilegge | Mon, 12/10/2012 - 12:21am | 0 comments

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by Dave Dilegge | Sun, 12/09/2012 - 6:49am | 0 comments

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by Dave Dilegge | Sat, 12/08/2012 - 6:16am | 0 comments

America’s Wolverine to Step Down by Bing West, National Review.

 

by Dave Dilegge | Thu, 12/06/2012 - 5:55pm | 0 comments

Thre will be no SWJ News and Opinion Roundup Thursday - Sunday. The regular blog post will return Monday.

by Dave Dilegge | Thu, 12/06/2012 - 5:06am | 0 comments

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