A culture of mediocrity has taken hold within the Army’s leadership rank—if it is not uprooted, the country’s next war is unlikely to unfold any better than the last two.Thomas Ricks makes the case over at the Atlantic. Go read. Our soldiers deserve better.
Sunday, November 11, 2012
On Veteran's Day, it's important to remember the troops who served and the troops who are still serving. It's also important to give them the very best leadership we can provide for them. Unfortunately, there's a growing concern that the current crop of General Officers is mediocre or inept, or maybe just merely incompetent.