There are two competing arguments regarding the gravity of the threat that cyber-attacks pose to the nation’s security.

Army doctrine requires problem identification in all problem solving processes but that doctrine is silent on the format and design of a problem statement.

The biggest changes to the character of war seem to be ahead of us as the 21st century opens what looks like Pandora’s Box.

On doctrine - a fictional conversation that occurs routinely in Professional Military Education classrooms and hallways.

This situation removes public spaces from the commons and places this territory in the hands of corporate or plutocratic elite rather than under state control.

The author makes several distinctions on how reading for the purposes of military self-development differs from reading practices in academia.

Failure in training is vital in unconventional and conventional warfare environments. Battalion and higher staff must fail in training and then correct their mistakes.

Continue on for the SWJ / MWG Writing Contest top three entries.

With increasing scrutiny on Qatar to ease their foreign policy initiatives, more allegations are digging into Qatar’s already controversial track record.

Continue on for the U.S. Army TRADOC Mad Scientist Sci-Fi Stories - Executive Summary and a link to the full document.

"The Operational Environment and the Changing Character of Future Warfare" - Continue on for the full TRADOC G-2 assessment / estimate.

As intelligence professionals, we must provide timely intelligence support to maneuver commanders if we are to remain relevant.

Only by including perspectives from both genders is a comprehensive picture of the security environment possible.

Good ideas should not have rank, they should have influence.

As one of the oldest civilizations in human history, China maintains a level of subconscious devotion to its history and culture. This paper explores one of these devotions...

The events surrounding the “siege of Sidney Street” raised a series of issues that echo many current concerns regarding terrorism and migrants.

TRADOC Mad Scientist Project: The rise of super-intelligent information technologies fueled with robotics, smart munitions, ubiquitous sensing, and extreme networking.

Despite targeting AQ for the past sixteen years and killing bin Laden, the U.S. and its allies have been unable to destroy what was once considered the most dangerous...

TRADOC Mad Scientist Project: Exploring the art of the possible in future infantry combat.

History falls under the realms of highly contested narratives and the Sino-Indian border war is no exception.

The political context of future conflicts will have a far greater impact on the conduct of war than current U.S. military modernization efforts reflect.

NATO member Estonia has become; along with Latvia, Lithuania and Poland; NATO`s eastern bulwark against Putin´s increasing aggressiveness.

TRADOC Mad Scientist Project: Leveraging robotics and autonomous systems to penetrate high-risk areas and to provide support in contested environments.

No big deal. Go here.  See what you can find. Platoon is not what the book says.  Small is not necessarily good. Serious bad guy country.

TRADOC Mad Scientist Project: New Concepts in Warfare Between 2030 and 2050

TRADOC Mad Scientist Project: The MI battalion of 2025 needs electronic attack, as well as protection, collection, and surveillance aspects of EW.

TRADOC Mad Scientist Project: Time dominates descriptions of the MDB concept which emphasizes the rapid and transitory nature of opportunities on the future battlefield.

This prison riot and resulting massacre is one of the most serious disturbances in a Mexican prison since February 2016.

It comes as a paradox of sorts that both Daesh, with its nihilistic worldview, and Salafyo Costa, with its conciliatory approach, can manage to find a place under the...

"Preparing for War" combines collective biography, military anthropology, and military history to illuminate the uneven tapestry of how military professions change...