Military power is all about people

James Mattis, a warrior in Washington: The former Marine Corps general spent four decades on the front lines — how will he lead the Department of Defense? Jim Mattis is Trump’s best advocate — so why doesn’t he talk more? Palantir goes from Pentagon outsider to Mattis’ inner circle: At least three members of the Defense secretary’s inner circle worked, lobbied or consulted for the Silicon Valley company. Fill the swamp: Trump to put military industrial complex lobbyist in charge of the Army. How Russia targets the U.S. military: With hacks, pro-Putin trolls and fake news, the Kremlin is ratcheting up its efforts to turn American servicemembers and veterans into a fifth column. Military power is all about people: Radha Iyengar, Brad Carson, Amy Schafer, and John D. Winkler on a return to personnel policy. Five trans service members on the glory and agony of the US military.