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Service members of color face racial harassment, safety issues and more, study says

Minorities in the military are experiencing racism from their local communities, racial profiling from law enforcement and slurs from fellow service members,…

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Pandemic causing long-term recruiting effects for Air Force

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(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Lake Fultz) SAN DIEGO (Dec. 28, 2021) Machinist’s Mate (Nuclear) 1st Class Kayla Matos, from Brooklyn, N.Y., receives a COVID-19 booster shot in the hangar bay aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). Though not mandatory, the Navy recommends all Navy personnel receive the COVID-19 vaccine booster. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Lake Fultz) 211228-N-DN347-1008

Navy appeals court decision barring punishment for SEALs who refused vaccine

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(U.S. Army via AP)In this image provided by the U.S. Army, recent Army basic combat training graduates have their temperatures taken as they arrive at Fort Lee, Va, on March 31, 2020, after being transported using sterilized buses from Fort Jackson, S.C. (U.S. Army via AP)

Army hits end strength goals despite COVID, but next year may be tough

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Army meets endstrength goal for 2020 with mix of virtual innovation, job flexibility

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(U.S. Army via AP)In this image provided by the U.S. Army, recent Army basic combat training graduates have their temperatures taken as they arrive at Fort Lee, Va, on March 31, 2020, after being transported using sterilized buses from Fort Jackson, S.C. (U.S. Army via AP)

Despite coronavirus recruiting deficit, Army says it will hit end strength goal

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Army investing in IT for recruiters after failure to meet 2018 goals

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Army has its work cut out for it to build the force, Esper says

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After years of drawdowns, Army needs 80,000 new soldiers to meet 2018 growth targets

After years of shrinking the force, the Army is suddenly in growth mode again, creating new challenges for recruiters.

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Jared Serbu: Army faces challenge of onboarding 80K new soldiers

The Army hasn’t achieved a number like that in the past 20 years without violating DoD’s quality standards.

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How successful is DIUx, so far?

The Pentagon says its new Silicon Valley-based technology outreach office is seeing some early successes in rapid acquisition. It handled its first dozen procurements in an average time of 60 days. But most of the money it spent went to established companies, not garage-style startups.

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