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defense reform

Doug Macgregor offers a synopsis of the state of the U.S. military and the prediction that only economic crisis will provide the impetus for reform.

Blog post | May 18, 2012 04:09 AM | Comments(1)

COL Doug Macgregor (Ret) presented this well-received brief to ILE students at Ft Lee.

Blog post | May 22, 2012 07:54 PM | Comments(7)

BG Mark Arnold argues for personnel reforms in an essay in Armed Forces Journal.

Journal Article | May 24, 2012 04:52 AM | Comments(7)

Dan Ward asserts that acquisitions take too long.  But no one knows if he is right.

Journal Article | July 9, 2012 03:47 AM | Comments(5)

How the Pentagon resisted change and needed disruption to enact life-saving programs in the face of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Journal Article | July 16, 2012 03:57 AM | Comments(9)

How the MRAP was pushed past the objections of the Pentagon Establishment.

Blog post | July 20, 2012 03:51 AM | Comments(3)

Don Gomez of Carrying the Gun weighs in.

Journal Article | July 23, 2012 03:08 AM | Comments(10)

Disruptive Technology and Reforming the Pentagon Establishment—Part III

It does not matter if one shows courage or leadership in Iraq or Afghanistan, if they return to meekly let the military industrial complex’s moral corruption continue.

Journal Article | August 14, 2012 03:30 AM | Comments(2)

After more than a decade of overseas operations since Sept. 11, 2001, there is a needed moment of reassessment as to how to equip, train and even fund the military.