Hezbollah has U.S. armored personnel carriers. But how did they get them?
equipment showing up where it shouldn't be.
5 Ways to Make Terrorism Worse
A United States that demonizes Muslims & seeks advantage. https://rosecoveredglasses.wordpress.com/2017/06/14/5-ways-to-make-terrorism-worse/
Government Audit Finds Pentagon Squandered Millions On Economic Development Projects in Afghanistan
“Mixed results, waste, and unsustained projects” that cost U.S. taxpayers more than $675 million. https://rosecoveredglasses.wordpress.com/2018/01/15/government-audit-finds-pentagon-squandered-millions-on-economic-development-projects-in-afghanistan/
Why Are So Many Female Veterans Killing Themselves?
Post-military support for female vets is lacking. https://rosecoveredglasses.wordpress.com/2017/10/24/why-are-so-many-female-veterans-killing-themselves/
Army Small Business “Find Forum”and “Capabilities Information Exchange”
Service Seeks Private Dialogue With Companies https://rosecoveredglasses.wordpress.com/2017/03/15/army-small-business-find-forumand-capabilities-information-exchange/
Navigating Defense Department Cyber Rules
Thousands of companies will be, subject to the rule. https://rosecoveredglasses.wordpress.com/2017/05/15/navigating-defense-department-cyber-rules/
US Army Wants Armed Ground Robot Prototype by 2019
Critical Lack of Trained Experts To Meet Cybersecurity Threat
More than 120,000 unfilled cybersecurity positions. https://rosecoveredglasses.wordpress.com/2016/09/27/critical-lack-of-trained-experts-to-meet-cybersecurity-threat/
The F-35 – 17 Years – $133 Billion – 235 Defective Aircraft – No Finish Line in Sight
It is doubtful it will ever live up to the lavish promises made all those years ago when the Defense Department and Congress committed to the program.
Army Will Remain One of US Government’s Largest Buyers
Army Service Contracts are Seven of the top 20 Pentagon targets of opportunity for FY 2017 https://rosecoveredglasses.wordpress.com/2016/10/09/army-will-remain-one-of-us-governments-largest-buyers/
DHS Science & Technology Directorate Leading the Way on Cyber Innovation
Transitioned 40 cyber products with private sector companies. https://rosecoveredglasses.wordpress.com/2017/09/29/dhs-science-technology-directorate-leading-the-way-on-cyber-innovation/
Behind the Scenes in the Marine Corps Mission Against the Islamic State
The war here smells like diesel fumes and nostalgia. . When the Iraq war ended in 2011, the United States tore down almost all of its old bases in the country. Now, four years later, it is rebuilding them. “No one is better at kicking our own ass than ourselves,” one Marine quipped. https://rosecoveredglasses.wordpress.com/2016/01/01/behind-the-scenes-in-the-marine-corps-mission-against-the-islamic-state/
War Makes Victorious Armies Stupid
Breaking open closed systems is never pleasant, but it must be done. If nothing is done, Americans will be horrified when they are surprised not by victory, but by defeat. https://rosecoveredglasses.wordpress.com/2016/02/17/war-makes-victorious-armies-stupid/