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- Is Proposed Conversion Of U.S. Armed Forces To An All-Volunteer Basis A Sound National Policy? PRO. Kelley, Roger T. // Congressional Digest;May71, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p158
Presents a speech by Roger T. Kelley, assistant secretary of Defense, delivered on the Senate Armed Services Committee on February 2, 1971, at the House Armed Services Committee, which deals with the proposed conversion of U.S. Armed Forces to an all-volunteer basis.
- The Vision Thing. Grant, Greg // Government Executive;Dec2006, Vol. 38 Issue 21, p39
The article focuses on ex-Defense Secretary of the U.S., Donald Rumsfeld's vision to transform the U.S. military into a high-technology 21st-century force. He often referred to that transformational battle, as he called it, when he pushed for a lighter, more agile military, capable of rapidly...
- Fanning Nominated as Secretary of the Army. // Army Magazine;Nov2015, Vol. 65 Issue 11, p8
The article reports on the nomination of National security insider Erick K. Fanning as U.S Secretary of the Army by U.S. President Barack Obama. It states that Obama is confident that Fanning will help lead U.S soldiers with distinction. It mentions that the biggest opposition to his nomination...
- Cozy US-Japan ties feel like a noose to China. Platt, Kevin // Christian Science Monitor;6/17/97, Vol. 89 Issue 141, p6
Reports that China's military strategists closely monitor every move made by the United States (U.S.) in the Far East. Reaction of the Chinese military strategists to the military agreement between the U.S. and Japan; Information on the relationship between the U.S. and China.
- Exit the Balkans pronto. Carpenter, Ted Galen // Christian Science Monitor;1/29/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 44, p9
Editorial. Suggests that United States President George W. Bush should withdraw United States troops from the Balkans as soon as possible.
- War talk. // Current Events;11/30/90, Vol. 90 Issue 11, p1
Discusses President George Bush's decision to increase US troop strength in the Persian Gulf. Examines the constitutional debate over the President's authority to declare war. Article 1, section 8 of the US Constitution; Gulf of Tonkin Resolution; War Powers Act of 1973; Congress' power to...
- Speaking on the Gulf crisis. Chavis Jr., B.F. // Essence (Essence);Jan1991, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p100
Opinion. Calls for questions from African-Americans about the need for United States military buildup and involvement in the Persian Gulf. The author claims African-Americans are disproportionately deployed on the front lines of the Persian Gulf.
- Navigating the gulf. Sterner, M. // Foreign Policy;Winter90, Issue 81, p39
States that the American presence in the Persian Gulf area raises serious questions about US policies and objectives. Long-term policy focus on whether regional or international security systems can relieve the US of the burden of defending her interests; Examination of deeper political currents...
- Gen. Powell visits black caucus on Capitol Hill. // Jet;3/18/91, Vol. 79 Issue 22, p5
Reports on the meeting of Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Colin Powell with the congressional black caucus, known to be critical of the high percentage of blacks fighting in the Persian Gulf. Powell's explanation of large black military participation; Caucus chair N.Y. Rep. Edolphus Town's...