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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 Maxwell | Fri, 11/27/2020 - 2:39pm | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Fri, 11/27/2020 - 1:17pm | 0 comments
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by SWJ Editors | Thu, 11/26/2020 - 1:15pm | 0 comments

This needs national attention and not left only to the Warwick (RI) Post.

by Dave Maxwell | Tue, 11/24/2020 - 1:36pm | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Tue, 11/24/2020 - 12:36pm | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Mon, 11/23/2020 - 4:53pm | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Mon, 11/23/2020 - 3:58pm | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Sun, 11/22/2020 - 12:38pm | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Sun, 11/22/2020 - 12:20pm | 0 comments
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by SWJ Editors | Sat, 11/21/2020 - 1:29pm | 0 comments

This piece originally appeared on USIP.org.

Full Article: https://www.usip.org/publications/2020/11/best-hope-sustained-de-escalation-syria 

By Mona Yacoubian

by Dave Maxwell | Sat, 11/21/2020 - 1:09pm | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Sat, 11/21/2020 - 12:53pm | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Fri, 11/20/2020 - 12:27pm | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Fri, 11/20/2020 - 11:47am | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Thu, 11/19/2020 - 10:04am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day’s news.
by Dave Maxwell | Thu, 11/19/2020 - 10:01am | 0 comments
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by SWJ Editors | Wed, 11/18/2020 - 7:19pm | 2 comments

Acting Secretary of Defense Chris Miller marks another milestone in SOF history with action to implement Congress' intent in the 2017 NDAA Section 922 to improve civilian oversight and place ASD SO/LIC in the ADCON chain of command giving it service lik

by Dave Maxwell | Wed, 11/18/2020 - 7:43am | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Wed, 11/18/2020 - 7:28am | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Tue, 11/17/2020 - 2:01pm | 2 comments

News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Duncan Moore.

by Dave Maxwell | Tue, 11/17/2020 - 12:05pm | 0 comments
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by SWJ Editors | Tue, 11/17/2020 - 12:04pm | 0 comments

The U.S. State Department's Office of Policy Planning is set to release a blueprint for America’s response to China’s rise as an authoritarian superpower, Axios has learned.

by Dave Maxwell | Mon, 11/16/2020 - 12:03pm | 0 comments
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by Dave Maxwell | Mon, 11/16/2020 - 11:28am | 0 comments
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by SWJ Editors | Sun, 11/15/2020 - 11:36am | 0 comments

https://www.civilaffairsassoc.org/post/carving-our-niche-a-modular-concept-for-future-special-operations-forces-civil-affairs

By Brenden Jackman

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