Dreadlocks, twists, or any type of matted or coiled hair, the Afro-centric hairstyles of many black women in the Army, are now out.
April 9, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
For the month of April we’re profiling the individuals who made our inaugural list of the 30 top thinkers under 30, the young men and women we predict will have a serious impact on the social, political, and economic issues we cover every day here at Pacific Standard.
April 9, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
Changes must go beyond bureaucracy to update the scientific approach and embrace outside help.
March 18, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
The structure of the military means that when people high up in the chain of command aren’t held responsible for the crimes they commit, that message will quickly ripple down the ranks.
February 11, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
Critics, including some who’ve worked on enforcing arms export laws, say the changes could undermine efforts to prevent arms smuggling to Iran and others.
October 25, 2013 • 12:00 PM • Share
Last year a bipartisan effort to force more transparency about military aid failed after objections from the Pentagon. Will the same thing happen this year?
September 19, 2013 • 12:00 PM • Share
A Pentagon report says 26,000 service members were sexually assaulted in 2012. For context, we’ve rounded up some of the best journalism on sexual assault in the U.S. armed forces.
July 19, 2013 • 2:00 PM • Share
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