Category Archives: Extremism

Tell us: How did your extremism stand-down go?

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Formations across the Defense Department have until early April to hold one-day stand-downs on the topic of domestic extremism, aimed at reminding service members of the limits of free-speech in the military, with some training on what is and isn’t authorized. If your unit has already completed its stand-down, we want to know how it […]

Extremism in the ranks is a ‘threat,’ but the Pentagon’s not sure how to address it

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The sea of protesters-turned-rioters massing near the Capitol on Jan. 6 carried with them pro-Trump signs, American flags and an array of political banners. Also among the crowd were many emblems of the military community: Some waved Marine Corps flags, many sported military tactical gear, even specific unit patches signifying their time in service. Those […]

Extremism in the ranks is a ‘threat,’ but the Pentagon’s not sure how to address it

extremism-in-the-ranks-is-a-‘threat,’-but-the-pentagon’s-not-sure-how-to-address-it

The sea of protesters-turned-rioters massing near the Capitol on Jan. 6 carried with them pro-Trump signs, American flags and an array of political banners. Also among the crowd were many emblems of the military community: Some waved Marine Corps flags, many sported military tactical gear, even specific unit patches signifying their time in service. Those […]

Extremism in the ranks is a ‘threat,’ but the Pentagon’s not sure how to address it

extremism-in-the-ranks-is-a-‘threat,’-but-the-pentagon’s-not-sure-how-to-address-it

The sea of protesters-turned-rioters massing near the Capitol on Jan. 6 carried with them pro-Trump signs, American flags and an array of political banners. Also among the crowd were many emblems of the military community: Some waved Marine Corps flags, many sported military tactical gear, even specific unit patches signifying their time in service. Those […]