Proceedings Magazine - August 2010 Vol. 136/8/1,290

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The U.S. Coast Guard is one of our great but perhaps underappreciated national treasures. Most of the time the service performs its mission in its...

Nobody Asked Me But . . .

The Coast Guard Must Enhance Its Polar Roles

The U.S. Coast Guard and Department of State are currently chairing an Arctic Council task...

From the Deckplates

Senior Enlisted Leaders: The Original Employee Resource Group

Senior enlisted leaders used to be a sounding board and a source of...

Following a Tough Act
Admiral Robert J. Papp Jr. has just taken command of the nation's oldest sea service. Here are the challenges he faces and how...
What's New About the AirSea Battle Concept?
Four naval strategists take a look back at Navy-Air Force cooperation in the past to explain all the buzz surrounding this latest...
Help Wanted
The system established to help discharged veterans enter the civilian workforce is badly broken. A successful Marine Corps program...
Lest We Forget

A Pirate in Harm's Way

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Tawani Extends U.S. Naval Institute Partnership
The Tawani Foundation of Chicago has awarded the Naval Institute a three...

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A Coast Guard in Distress

Conventional wisdom says that 9/11 changed everything...

Answering the Call

'It All Began in the Navy'

She is a senior vice president at the international consulting and technology firm Booz Allen...

Braced for the Next Response
When the next major deepwater oil spill happens, will we be more prepared...
The Fight for Fish
The worldwide threat to the tuna fishery has migrated to Pacific island nations whose economic stability depends on the catch...
The Platinum Coast Guard
To assist with friend/foe identification of ambiguous small craft in mixed-use waters, we need the committed help of the all-...
U.S. Coast Guard Resources


Tonkin: Setting the Record Straight
The Gulf of Tonkin incident of 1964 remains as divisive a topic as the Vietnam War itself. But according to the author, despite the...
Book Reviews

Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War

Karl Marlantes. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2010. 592 pp. Maps. Glossary. $24.95....

Professional Notes

Leading in a Culture of Checklists

By Lieutenant Joseph Graham, U.S. Coast Guard

In October 2007, the Associated Press...

Naval Systems

Minding the Mines, Littorally

Northrop Grumman's Maritime and Tactical Systems Integrated Product Team early this summer started a...

World Naval Developments

Too Much Access?


Combat Fleets

On 20 June the Russian Slava-class guided-missile cruiser Varyag arrived in San Francisco on a historic visit. The Varyag,...

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