Troops Can Be Tracked and GPS Can Be Interrupted

Troops Can Be Tracked and GPS Can Be Interrupted

We Say: There are two sides of the same coin with new wearable technology like FitBit, Jawbone, and other tracking devices used by anyone, but especially military personnel worldwide. SecDef James Mattis is considering banning them and smartphones, tablets, or other trackable devices from the Pentagon. While that is a legitimate concern, how the military can conduct its […]

‘Myths’ Seen Distorting Military’s Image With Nation’s Youth

‘Myths’ Seen Distorting Military’s Image With Nation’s Youth

We Say: While it is true that the available pool of military age young people is shrinking, it is also true that their perception, attitudes, and knowledge of what service in uniform entails continue to dwindle. Here in Military City, USA, that is not as noticeable as it is across the nation. But when the military […]