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by Robert Bunker
November 1, 2013 11:02 AM | Comments (0)
In cooperation with Borderland Beat, InSight Crime, & Small Wars Journal— El Centro.
by SWJ Editors
November 1, 2013 10:06 AM | Comments (0)
Describes a policing strategy targeting criminal street gangs adapted from population-centric COIN strategy.
November 1, 2013 09:44 AM | Comments (0)
The new compilation, the Morning News of Note, will have about 300 readers.
November 1, 2013 09:07 AM | Comments (0)
James Kitfield, Defense One, interviews former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker.
November 1, 2013 01:11 AM | Comments (0)
Continue on for today's SWJ news and opinion roundup.
October 31, 2013 01:06 PM | Comments (0)
Continue on for the details.
October 31, 2013 06:15 AM | Comments (0)
October 30, 2013 05:04 PM | Comments (0)
"Little more than a year before all international combat troops are set to leave Afghanistan, the nearly $100 billion US investment is under threat."
by Nayef Al-Rodhan
October 30, 2013 11:19 AM | Comments (1)
Thinking of the Pivot beyond the current meaning (confined to Asia-Pacific) seems more appropriate.
October 30, 2013 04:57 AM | Comments (1)
Books & Monographs on Intelligence Agencies, the Intelligence Process and Intelligence Analytic Methods that Contribute to Improving Terrorism and Counterterrorism Analysis.
October 30, 2013 04:27 AM | Comments (0)
October 29, 2013 06:15 PM | Comments (0)
SWJ loves to hear from our allies, and more so to publish their submissions. Two from New Zealand today at our Journal (Ruben & Terry on your left).
October 29, 2013 12:44 PM | Comments (29)
How We Won in Iraq by General David H. Petraeus, Foreign Policy.
by Stan Wiechnik
October 29, 2013 02:42 AM | Comments (0)
At the 2013 AUSA annual meeting and convention in Washington, D.C., I was able to attend a forum entitled Regionally Aligned Forces and Global Engagement.
October 29, 2013 12:37 AM | Comments (0)
October 28, 2013 02:45 PM | Comments (9)
Continue on for the CBS 60 Minutes segment on the al Qaeda attack on the US Consulate in Benghazi, Libya (video).
October 28, 2013 01:51 PM | Comments (0)
Out of the Mountains: The Coming Age of the Urban Guerrilla - Book Review by Shawn Brimley, Washington Monthly.
October 28, 2013 01:18 PM | Comments (3)
"A force built to fight the Cold War is now battling changes to its size, shape and mission in the age of the drone."
October 28, 2013 11:53 AM | Comments (0)
Building Better Generals by Lieutenant General David W. Barno, USA (Ret.), Dr. Nora Bensahel, Kelley Sayler, & Katherine Kidder, CNAS.
October 28, 2013 11:44 AM | Comments (0)
Continue on for four maps that put Africa's size in perspective.
October 28, 2013 07:15 AM | Comments (3)
A Canary in the Coal Mine for U.S. Global Leadership? By Kathleen McInnis, War on the Rocks.
October 27, 2013 08:48 PM | Comments (0)
by Joe Byerly
October 27, 2013 04:26 PM | Comments (1)
Junior to mid-grade leaders, both officers and NCOs, do a lot of thinking. The problem isn’t with the thinking, though; it’s with the writing and publishing.
October 27, 2013 03:59 PM | Comments (0)
James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy at Rice University Blog w/ Houston Chronicle. Five Small Wars Journal El Centro fellows provide op-eds.
October 25, 2013 11:04 PM | Comments (0)
October 25, 2013 02:52 PM | Comments (0)
How To Get Best Military Leaders: CNAS Says Split Warriors From Managers by Sydney Freedberg, Breaking Defense.
October 25, 2013 11:42 AM | Comments (0)
The Takeaway From AUSA by Loren Thompson, Lexington Institute.
October 25, 2013 05:54 AM | Comments (0)
October 24, 2013 04:58 PM | Comments (0)
Yep, the Early Bird may be history, let's hope not.
October 24, 2013 04:41 AM | Comments (0)