March 13, 2021

What could the Minister of National Defence have investigated?

What could the Minister of National Defence have investigated?   There have been a great many public comments, assertions, allegations, and observations about the current ‘crisis’ […]
January 18, 2021

A Word or Two on Release Items in the Canadian Forces

A Word or Two on Release Items in the Canadian Forces   Introduction Compulsory release has been in the news frequently of late.  Over the past […]
January 7, 2021

Some unsolicited advice for the incoming Chief of the Defence Staff …

Some unsolicited advice for the incoming Chief of the Defence Staff …   Admiral McDonald: First, let me again congratulate you on being named the 18th […]
November 18, 2020

Defence Administrative Order and Directive 9005-1 – Sexual Misconduct Response

Defence Administrative Order and Directive 9005-1 – Sexual Misconduct Response On 18 November 2020, the Canadian Forces quietly cancelled Defence Administrative Order and Directive (DAOD) 5019-5 […]