Army Shift from Brigades Back to Divisions Raises Concerns Among Retired Generals

Soldiers exit a UH-60M Blackhawk helicopter

Change is afoot in the Army: Divisions are returning to prominence. From recent reporting to rumors and offhand comments made during briefings, an image is beginning to emerge of the Army of the future. Bursting with enablers and officers, full general staffs, additional brigade and battalion headquarters with more staff, and funding, the divisional headquarters […]

Inside One of the Army’s Most Chaotic Brigades

Advisors with 5th Security Force Assistance Brigade stand in formation.

A commander accused of toxic leadership, triggering a monthlong investigation. Senior officers accused of sexual assault, alcohol abuse, keeping soldiers away from home to the point of breaking military rules, and racism. The Army’s 5th Security Force Assistance Brigade is facing potentially systemic problems with its leadership, a investigation has found. “There is a […]