Archive | June 2, 2011

DoD Buzz | How should DoD predict the future?

By Philip Ewing Wednesday, June 1st, 2011 2:28 pm Lawmakers, DoD witnesses and a panel of experts had a highly unusual debate Wednesday on the advantages, drawbacks, difficulty and utility of the Pentagon’s long-term plans for shipbuilding and aviation. On one side were lawmakers and top military officers who said that DoD might as well […]

AP | A female Navy Seal? Not yet

By Lolita Baldor, June 1, Associated Press It’s a dramatic tale. Elite Navy SEALs storm a walled compound in Pakistan and take out the world’s most wanted terrorist. Footnote: They were all men. Although the United States’ past 10 years of war have propelled women into new and far more risky roles across the military, […]