Browsing All posts tagged under »COIN«

Attack the Enemy’s Strategy

December 7, 2012


General James Mattis (Author), MG John R. Allen (Author), MG Daniel Bolger (Author), Bevin Alexander (Author), John DeRosa (Author), Ralph Peters (Author), Michael Yon (Author), COL John Antal (Editor), PJ Putnam  (Editor) Today, there is no more important issue to the warfighter than the topic of irregular warfare and, specifically, counterinsurgency. In Iraq and Afghanistan, the United States military, partnered with coalition forces, is fighting the long war. The outcome […]

Reblog: Disruptive Technology and Reforming the Pentagon Establishment—Part I

July 9, 2012


 Small Wars Journal published a very interesting and provocative article of a series focused on reforming the Pentagon Establishment. Hard hitting and worth the read. Disruptive Technology and Reforming the Pentagon Establishment—Part I  by Thaddeus L. Jankowski Introduction In 2006-2007 I was one of the first few officers within U.S. Central Command to initiate the comprehensive […]

The Kabul Cable

July 6, 2012


A new post is in the hopper focusing on stability operations for a guest post at a new website on my blogroll: The Kabul Cable. It is a blog serving “as a portal into the current events affecting Afghanistan for scholars, students, researchers, diplomats and practitioners of war.” Readers of Pathfinder will be familiar with […]