13Nov, 2018

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Says There is ‘no plan for soldiers to come in contact with immigrants’

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The Duke Chronicle | November 6, 2018
By Xinchen Li

Gen. Joseph Dunford—chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff—delivered a talk Monday night about the U.S. military in a time of geopolitical strain.

As the Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman and the nation’s highest-ranking and senior-most military officer, Dunford said his responsibility is to ensure the U.S. military is […]

6Nov, 2018

Several Former Military Leaders Speak Out Against Troops Sent To U.S.-Mexico Border

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National Public Radio | November 5, 2018
By Mary Louise Kelly

MARY LOUISE KELLY, HOST:

A wasteful deployment of overstretched soldiers and Marines – that is one reaction to President Trump’s decision to send U.S. troops to the U.S.-Mexico border. And that reaction comes from a former chairman of the joint chiefs, retired General Martin Dempsey. He is […]

3Nov, 2018

Former Generals Worry that Trump’s Border Mission Uses Troops as a Political Tool

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Washington Post | November 2, 2018
By Greg Jaffe and Dan Lamothe

President Trump’s decision to send as many as 15,000 troops to the southern border has drawn sharp and unusual criticism from former military leaders, who have called the deployment “wasteful” and raised worries that the president might be using the military as a political tool […]

15Aug, 2018

America’s former top military official chides Trump’s ‘Space Force’ proposal, says it was ‘raffled off,’ and tells Congress to ‘sort this out’

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Business Insider | August 10, 2018
By John Haltiwanger

President Donald Trump’s call for the Department of Defense to create a new branch of the military dubbed the “Space Force” continues to face opposition from former and current military officials.

The latest example came from former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey, who on Friday […]

9May, 2018

America’s Anti-Iran Push May Get Harder with Nuclear Deal Pullout

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Reuters | May 9, 2018
By Phil Stewart

The United States risks greater isolation and unpredictability in its anti-Iran drive after President Donald Trump opted to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal despite warnings from European allies, advisers and even some fellow Republicans, experts say.

Trump said on Tuesday he was withdrawing the United States from the […]

4May, 2018

Listen, Amplify, Include: Leadership for the Modern Age

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BRINK | May 3, 2018
Interview with David Gillespie

An interview with Gen. Martin Dempsey, Former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff & Ori Brafman, Lecturer at University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business

Retired Gen. Martin Dempsey, former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Berkeley professor Ori Brafman come from very different backgrounds. One is a 41-year veteran of […]

24Apr, 2018

What to Expect from the Commission on College Basketball’s Recommendations

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SBNATION | April 24, 2018
By Mike Rutherford
When the FBI’s probe into college basketball turned the sport on its head last fall, NCAA president Mark Emmert promised “significant changes” were on the way. This is the week we find out what those changes are going to look like.
In October, Emmert announced the formation of the Commission on College […]

20Apr, 2018

Obama Administration General Discusses Trump’s Proposed Arab Force

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NPR | April 20, 2018
Interview by Ailsa Chang

NPR’s Ailsa Chang speaks with retired Gen. Martin Dempsey about President Trump’s proposal for an Arab Force in Syria, and U.S. efforts to get the Saudis and other Arab nations to fund and man a joint military force in the past.

29Mar, 2018

How a Four-Star General and a Berkeley Professor Came to Write a Leadership Book Together

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Washington Post | March 29, 2018
By Jena McGregor

‘Radical Inclusion’ co-authors Ori Brafman (left) and Gen. Martin Dempsey (Photo courtesy of Saskia Potter)
The first time Ori Brafman met Martin Dempsey, the author and leadership adviser found himself on the four-star general’s office computer pulling up images of the Burning Man festival — the event in the Nevada desert each […]

13Mar, 2018

“Radical Inclusion” Authors Gen. Dempsey and Ori Brafman on Leading in Today’s World

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CBS News | March 8, 2018

A former military leader and a college professor are teaming up to offer advice on the challenges of leadership with their new book, “Radical Inclusion: What the Post-9/11 World Should Have Taught Us About Leadership.”

Retired Gen. Martin Dempsey spent 41 years in the military, culminating in four years as chairman of […]