The Mission of the Institute is to provide an independent forum for those who dare to read, think, speak, and write in order to advance the professional, literary, and scientific understanding of sea power and other issues critical to national defense.
The admiral fired last fall as the No. 2 commander of U.S. nuclear forces was given a letter of reprimand and ordered to forfeit $4,000 in pay but will be allowed to remain on duty as a Navy staff officer.
The retired Marine Corps general has tackled a concern for a number of combat leaders: A public that wants to paint veterans as victims and why that's potentially damaging to the fighting spirit of our warriors.
Thousands of Filipino and Americans began annual war games on Monday, the first under a new security pact with the United States, focusing on maritime security in the face of China's growing naval presence.