Tag Archives: US Army

Mark Collins – How the US Army Went Wrong in Afghanistan

19 Oct

One simple thing: a personnel promotion system for officers that undermined effectiveness locally. Is the Canadian Army any different? Excerpts from a must-read post by a retired US Army officer at…

Source: Mark Collins – How the US Army Went Wrong in Afghanistan

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Mark Collins – US Armed Services: How Ready for NATO Commitments? And Other Things?

17 Mar

Three stories: Army Officials Paint Dire Picture of the State of the Force Vice chiefs: Readiness is victim of budget caps Generals Worry Army, Marines Unready For A New War What must Bad Vlad and …

Source: Mark Collins – US Armed Services: How Ready for NATO Commitments? And Other Things?

Mark Collins – 1887: “The U.S. Navy’s Secret, 11-Page Plan to Conquer Canada”, or…

23 Dec

Source: Mark Collins – 1887: “The U.S. Navy’s Secret, 11-Page Plan to Conquer Canada”, or…