Arete 3.30.24

Military, National Defense, Foreign Policy

‘Reasonable grounds’ to believe Israel committing ‘genocide’, Al Jazeera
What’s behind Macron’s ‘hardened stance’ on the Russia-Ukraine war?, Al Jazeera
Army 4-Star Who Pressured Panel to Help Career of Unfit Officer Suspended, Facing Pentagon Investigation,
With Eyes on China, US Special Operators Are Back to Battling the Jungle,
Sub Industrial Base Tops Navy’s Unfunded List, Also Guam Repairs And Munitions, Defense Daily
Army’s $2.2 Billion FY ‘25 Unfunded List Has C-sUAS Efforts, Work With Anduril’s Roadrunner-M, Defense Daily
Cyber Force? Report argues for new armed service, Defense One
Russia’s lies helped persuade Niger to eject US troops, AFRICOM says, Defense One
Russia’s Shadow Fleet Is Putting Danish Waters in Danger, Foreign Policy
Is the World Prepared for More Terrorism?, Foreign Policy
Chinese-Backed Cyberattacks Target New Zealand, U.K., U.S., Foreign Policy
Netanyahu rushes to get agreements on haredi draft as deadline looms,
The ‘ticking bomb’ for the US from Haiti, Morning Defense
Navy SEAL Commodore for Special Warfare Group Fired for ‘Behavior Related’ Issue,
Fired Navy Sub Skipper Was Arrested for Driving Drunk, 3rd Commander Relieved After Alcohol Incident This Year,
Turkey Details Visits by Accused Moscow Attackers to Istanbul, NY Times
Suicide Bomber Kills 5 Chinese Workers in Pakistan. NY Times
Air Force general says he had a consensual affair with subordinate after being accused of sexual assault, Popular Military
Crocus City Hall terrorists were not ISIS members, Pravda Report
Gruesome video shows terrorist’s ear being cut off and shoved into his mouth during interrogation, Pravda Report
Self-Servant Leadership, Citizen Soldier
The Leaked Russian Nuclear Documents and Russian First Use of Nuclear Weapons, Real Clear Defense
Army investigating Nazi imagery on Special Forces patch posted online, Task & Purpose
Air Force fires commander of Holloman maintenance group, Task & Purpose
Taiwan Debates a Presidential Visit to the South China Sea, The Diplomat
36 Chinese fighters enter Taiwan’s airspace within 24 hours, War is Boring
The Icarus Trap: Arrogance, Misperception, and the U.S. Invasion of Iraq, WOTR
Learning from the War on Terror, WOTR
US Bolstering Philippines Amid Increasing Assertiveness by China, HSN
TikTok is not the only Chinese app thriving in America, Economist

First Responder / Law Enforcement / Wildland Fire/ Homeland Security, Wilderness Professional

Cody Townsend Exclusive: Why He Ended The 50, GearJunkie
Cody Townsend Ends Massive ‘FIFTY Project’ at 46: Questions Swirl Around Unexpected Conclusion, GearJunkie
Decades-Long ‘Conspiracy’ Resolved: Reinhold Messner Vindicated in Brother’s Death, GearJunkie
I Photographed Every Mile of the Colorado River. Here’s What I Learned., Outside
Gearbox: 2024 Backcountry Packs, BC Mag
Gearbox: 2024 Sport Watches, BC Mag
Black Diamond Presents: RetroModern—Part 1: Kintsugi, Black Diamond
Watch: Introduction to Drill Work, Climb Strong
What’s Best For You: the Tension Board 2, the 2024 MoonBoard, or the Woods Board?, Climbing
When You Clip a Bolt or Climb on Public Lands, You Can Thank This Guy, Climbing
Weekend Whipper: Climber Dangles From Ice Dagger. Then It Snaps., Climbing
Seán Villanueva-O’Driscoll Completes Massive Solo of Paine Towers, Patagonia, Climbing
Arc’teryx Alpine Academy 2024 – dates just in!, Climbing Gear Reviews
Joona Kangas’ Full Part in “Keeshlife Movie 2” Will Leave You Speechless, Freeskier
“Flat Light and Flat Landings at Snowbird” – A Powder Day Odyssey With Ross Tester, Freeskier
Maya Madere Climbs 5.14 in California, Gripped
New Zealand’s Whakaari/White Island case will change the country’s adventure industry, The Outdoor Journal
What I Discovered About Happiness in Finland, Outside
Leave It to Beavers, Patagonia
Dropping in Five, Arcteryx
How to Choose the Best Climbing Skins, Off Piste
Video Of Guy “Saving” Parking Spot On Powder Day @ Sunday River Goes Viral, UN
Jackson Hole Cartoonist Faces Blowback For Divulging Parking Secret, UN
Nutrition Considerations for Altitude, Uphill Athlete
Backcountry Patagonia Sale 2024: Take up to 50% off Editor-Approved Pieces, Men’s Health
What’s in Your Kit?, Grays Sporting Journal
How to Catch Fish Right After Ice Out, Meateater
New Details Emerge in Deadly Lion Attack on California Brothers, Meateater
Ep. 535: The Fight to Save Hunting, Meateater
Winners of the 2024 World Nature Photography Awards, The Atlantic

Health / Fitness / Nutrition

I’m Particular About My Toothpaste. This One Is Nearly Perfect., Wirecutter
What is dirty keto? Everything you need to know, The Manual
Patagonia vs The North Face: Who makes warmer clothing?, The Manual
Cold brew vs iced coffee: What’s the difference?, The Manual
Are Branched-Chain Amino Acids Good for Us? ,
‘Ozempic Babies’: How Weight Loss Drugs Can Interfere with Birth Control and Boost Fertility, Healthline
Elon Musk Takes Ketamine to Help Treat Depression: Does It Work?, Healthline
Weed and Exercise: Why Some People Use Cannabis Before a Workout, NY Times
Who Decides What Trauma Is ‘Bad Enough’ to Qualify for PTSD?, Psychology Today
Creatures of Habit Are Happy, Psychology Today
Stevia in Sports Nutrition,
One Exercise for Big Glutes and Athletic Strength, T-Nation
Are Gummy Supplements a Nutritional Hack or Nothing But Hype?, Triathlete
The Emotional Toll of Chronic Insomnia, WebMD
What Are the Best and Worst Supplements and Herbs for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)?, WebMD
Two nights of broken sleep can make people feel years older, finds study, The Guardian

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