Arete 12.8.16

HOMELAND SECURITY & TERRORISM Why American Women Join Jihadi Movements, Vice News The Limits of Air Strikes Against ISIS, lawfareblog.com Our Counterterrorism Allies. What are they Good For?, lawfareblog.com Green Berets Fighting ISIS Frustrated with Command, Washington Times Trump’s Misdiagnosis of the Jihadist Threat, lawfareblog.com NATIONAL DEFENSE America Must Stop Losing to China, The National […]

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How Has Being a Cop Changed You? – Answers

Huge LE Response to our Survey – How Has Being a Cop Changed You? By Charles Bausman Updated April 26, 2017:  This article was originially published Dec 1, 2016. We’ve continued to receive feedback from the Law Enforcement community, and have updated the responses to reflect their answers and thoughts.  The feedback we receive from […]

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Education: MTI Announces Online Course Series

By Rob Shaul MTI has mountain and tactical athletes around the world follow our fitness programming and widely regarded as thought leader in mission-direct, innovative, effective and efficent program design. Over the course of the next few weeks, we will be producing a series of programming design education courses accessed online for coaches and advanced athletes […]

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Gear: Would you Run 3 Miles for Time in These Boots?

By Rob Shaul We received some feedback from Wildland Firefighters concerning the MTI 3/600/3 Wildland Firefighter Endurance Assessment. The issue wasn’t the assessment, but rather requiring athletes to run the first 3 mile event in their firefighting boots. Below is the back and forth between myself and the Wildland Firefighters with concerns. This general issue is […]

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LE: How Has Being a Cop Changed You?

LE: How Has Being a Cop Changed You? By Rob Shaul & Charles Bausman We started fitness programming for Law Enforcement Officers in 2012 and in the years since,  have spent time working with individual officers and traveled to work with groups of officers and small units. Over that time our respect for law enforcment officers as […]

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Arete 12.1.16

HOMELAND SECURITY & TERRORISM War on Al Queda Expanded to Somalia, NY Times NATIONAL DEFENSE Does America Need an Enemy?, The National Interest Trump’s Foreign Policy Positions, Council on Foreign Relations Mapping Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa, Council on Foreign Relations The Two Putin Problem, Council on Foreign Relations Does Nato Need Montenegro?, The National Interest […]

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