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

This entry is part of On Watch 28.1 Spring 2017Book 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…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

This entry is part of On Watch 28.1 Spring 2017For 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…Read More »

2017 National Defense Authorization Act Personnel Provisions

By | 05/04/2017
This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series  On Watch 28.1 Spring 2017

This entry is part of On Watch 28.1 Spring 2017On December 23, 2016, President Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act of 2017. Although the Act deals primarily with funds and authorizations for the military’s bloated budget, it always contains policies affecting…Read More »