Craig Wonson
Lieutenant Colonel Wonson is a Marine Corps infantry officer with over twenty years of service. He is currently a Military Fellow in the Yale International Security Studies Program.
WONSON: A bloody reminder

We should never forget what the Taliban stand for and what life was like under their rule.

WONSON: Maintaining high standards

It is important to note that since Marines always lead by example, those who only meet the minimum standard are usually not assigned to leadership positions and have little hope of promotion or advancement.