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New guidance on discharge upgrade applications related to mental health, TBI, sexual assault and sexual harassment

By | 08/30/2017

The Department of Defense has issued a new guidance on discharge upgrade applications based on mental health conditions, traumatic brain injury, sexual assault, and sexual harassment.  In the past few years, the department has issued guidance for consideration of post-traumatic stress disorder…Read More »

On Watch Summer 2017 issue now available

By | 07/30/2017

Hazing and Bullying in the Military
New Air Force CO Instruction
DOD Transgender Policies To Be Delayed?
Chelsea Manning Released – Rejoicing Tempered By Reality
Report On GI Rights Hotline Annual Conference
MLTF Contingency Planning For Warfare
In Memory of Teresa Panepinto
MLTF Members Recognized As “Champions Of Justice”

Last minute anniversary, or how I got Kathy Gilberd to evaluate 40 years of On Watch articles in two weeks 

By | 07/29/2017
This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series  On Watch 40 Year Retrospective

By Rena Guay  I have a rather inconvenient habit of thinking up great ideas that require a lot of work to implement. OK, I think they are great, and sometimes I get corroboration. One such recent idea, which came to me early in July of 2017, was listing On…Read More »