Month: May 2017

On Watch Spring 2017 now available

By | 05/04/2017

The Spring 2017 issue of On Watch: Critical Perspectives on Military Law is now available. In this issue: What Does a Trump Administration Mean for the GI Rights Advocacy Community? by Maria Santelli 2017 National Defense Authorization Act Personnel Provisions by Kathy Gilberd The Injustices…Read More »

Court-Martial: How Military Justice Has Shaped America from the Revolution to 9/11 and Beyond

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series  On Watch 28.1 Spring 2017

Book Review Court-Martial: How Military Justice Has Shaped America from the Revolution to 9/11 and Beyond by Mr. Chris Bray, US Army Infantry Sergeant & PhD in History from UCLA. The United States came into existence at a time when the laws…Read More »

The Injustices of Manning’s Ordeal

By | 05/04/2017
This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series  On Watch 28.1 Spring 2017

For exposing war crimes in Iraq and Afghanistan, Pvt. Chelsea Manning suffered nearly seven years in prison, an ordeal President Obama finally is ending but without acting on the crimes she revealed. After overseeing the aggressive prosecution and near-seven-year incarceration of Army…Read More »

What does a Trump administration mean for the GI Rights advocacy community?

By | 05/04/2017
This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series  On Watch 28.1 Spring 2017

President Trump has been and remains so unpredictable in his words and actions that there is much we still don’t know about what his administration holds for the men and women who wear the uniforms of the United States Armed Forces. Because…Read More »