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.
In a visit to Virginia for this afternoon, first lady Michelle Obama is to announce an initiative to train more doctors—civilian and military—to diagnose and treat post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injuries.
The Navy's top officer detailed
a strategy for making sure the South China Sea and Western Pacific remain open to international shipping, saying an emerging China might try to "limit access in the region."
Electronic warfare and directed energy are at the heart of next-generation warfare, but there needs to be a steep education of decision makers both in and out of uniform to make them into operational weapons.