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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 »

Women in Combat: A historical and political analysis of “change” in the U.S. Armed Forces  

By | 03/01/2016

By Kathy Johnson and David Gespass Published in the Winter 2015 issue of On Watch Despite dramatic changes in social mores and subsequent legislative reforms, capitalism generally, and the U.S. version in particular, has shown a remarkable ability to adapt and morph in the…Read More »

National Lawyers Guild Submits Comments for Improving Military Justice System to Department of Defense Military Justice Review Group

By | 06/30/2014

NEW YORK — The National Lawyers Guild (NLG) today submitted comments to the Defense Department’s Military Justice Review Group as part of its comprehensive review of the military justice system. Recommendations to improve the system include eliminating the “convening authority” as the near-absolute…Read More »