Sometimes, the things that I read about online that seem to be important to the Army or the military are very different from the things that seem to be important at the platoon level. 180 more words
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In my former job, I was often called upon to mete out justice — all teachers are. It falls upon all school staff to make sure that students follow the rules: wear the uniform appropriately, keep your hands to yourselves, respect others, abide by the honor code, etc. 559 more words
My artist interview for week 8 is Brian Davis.
This week’s art display was very interesting. It was something that you do not see everyday when it comes to “artwork”. 296 more words
Traditionally, it’s the radio.
But today, in an era where the PL spends much more time managing personalities and painting a picture for higher than analyzing terrain or calling for fire, it’s hard to argue that there is any tool more useful than the smartphone. 857 more words
Ian F.W. Beckett, Britain’s Part-Time Soldiers: The Amateur Military Tradition 1558-1945 (Barnsley: Pen & Sword, 2011: orig. MUP 1991), p. 340. ISBN 184884395
Thanks for the heads up. 647 more words