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.
Now that the Navy is notifying the more than 3,000 Sailors affected by Enlisted Retention Boards, six major commands have started a program to help transitioning sailors compete for federal jobs as civilians.
The Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee wants to know why nearly a third of veterans seeking mental health care at VA facilities wait longer than 14 days — sometimes more than two months — for an appointment.
The scene at Pier 13 was a homecoming in reverse. Usually, it's the ship that returns after months away, bringing home sailors, eager to resume lives on land, their rucksacks bulging with purchases from foreign ports.