Arete 1.24.19

Military / National Security

America’s Other Endless War: Battling al-Shabaab in Somalia, Small Wars Journal
It’s Not Just ISIS. Many Terrorist Groups Have Been Declared Dead — Only to Rise Again., Small Wars Journal
America at War: This Map Shows Where in the World the U.S. Military Is Combating Terrorism, Small Wars Journal
Forget the Trade War. China Is Already in Crisis, Bloomberg
Understanding the Different Camo Patterns for Tactical and Sporting Uses, Tactical-Life
Trump recently signed two veterans bills into law. Here’s how they’ll affect you., Marine Corps Times
Navy SEAL Officer To Be Arraigned In Connection To Killing Of Unarmed ISIS Fighter, Task & Purpose
Zap: How Electric Therapy Is Curing Navy SEALs of PTSD … And Could Remake Brain Science, Defense One

 

First Responder / Wildland Fire / Homeland Security

Arizona Officer Shoots, Kills 14-Year-Old Brandishing Replica Handgun, Officer
Corruption in Mexico 2019: SWJ Interview with Dr. Jose Ivan Rodriguez Sanchez, Small Wars Journal
Notes to my agency: What I want you to know, LE Today
Sissy-Men Apply Within?, LE Today
New documentary highlights firefighter training program, Firerescue1
Deadly Car Bomb in Colombia Hits Police Academy, NY Times
Beyond The Weapon, Officer
10 New Products From SHOT Show, Officer
Boyfriend Arrested in Murder of Louisiana Police Officer Chateri Payne, Officer

 

Mountain

Inbounds Avalanche Buries Multiple People at Taos – Access to Kachina Peak, the highest point at Taos Ski Valley ski resort, opened on Jan. 15, Powder
USA Climbing and ESPN Announce New Multi-Year Agreement to Televise and Livestream Events, Climbing Mag
‘Free Solo’ Nabs Oscar Nomination, Adventure Journal
About Gear Picks, Outside
Why You Have Too Much Fishing Gear, According to the Founder of Patagonia, Gear Patrol
The Gear REI Members Love: Top Products of 2018, REI Coop
Western avalanche death tally rises after two skier fatalities over holiday weekend, Backcountry Magazine
Untracked Alaska, Backpacker

 

Fitness / Nutrition / Health

The Best Recovery Modality You’re Not Using, Breaking Muscle
Does Cannabis Use Cause Schizophrenia? NYT
Nearly a quarter of antibiotic prescriptions for children and adults may be unnecessary, Science Daily
Junk food ads disproportionately target black and Hispanic kids: report, Reuters
Stanford historian traces military’s influence on US nutrition, Stanford University News
What Is Functional Medicine? Chris Kresser
Exercise before surgery can protect both muscle and nerves, study suggests, Science Daily
Explaining Keto and Hair Loss (and Why Any Dietary Change Might Cause It), Mark’s Daily Apple
This Push-assisted Team of Brothers Made IRONMAN History. They’ll Inspire You to Your Push Limits, Men’s Journal
Vinegar Is Good for You, NutritionFacts.org

 

Interesting

The Best Duct Tape, Wirecutter
You Need a Down Skirt, Adventure Journal
Was The Facebook “10 Year Challenge” A Way To Mine Data For Facial Recognition AI?, Forbes
A Primer on the Geopolitics of Oil, War on the Rocks
Tim Cook calls on FTC to let consumers track and delete their personal data, The Verge

 

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