ARMY Magazine December 2004 

Volume 54, Number 12

Listed below are selected articles and features of our December 2004 issue. To read all the articles in ARMY Magazine, join AUSA and get a subscription as part of your membership.

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 Front & Center

The Role of Propaganda in Fighting Terrorism
By Charles A. Krohn
Propaganda is not our strong suit. We don't even like the word.

Flagging a Transforming Army
By Lt. Col. Mark A. Olinger
If history has shown us anything, it is that the future is always unpredictable and that the basic ingredient of success will continue to be a mind-set that allows the greatest speed and flexibility in adapting new technologies, new missions and new constraints to the Army’s ever changing organizations for combat.

 Selected Features

SMDC: Here and Now, Relevant and Ready
By Lt. Gen. Larry J. Dodgen
From space support to space force enhancement and space control to space force application, Army Space and Missile Defense Command is supporting America’s joint warfighters.

Historic Transformation
By Maj. Gen. Michael A. Vane
The Army’s Air and Missile Defense Command is transforming while fighting the war on terror and defending troops abroad.

Army Astronauts Lead the Way
By Col. Jeffrey C. Horne and Col. Patrick G. Forrester
The goal for Army astronauts is to ensure space technology supports fellow soldiers, the nation and the world in the new millennium.



Washington Report

News Call


Finishing Business: 10 Steps to Defeat Global Terror
Harlan K. Ullman

Last Letters Home: Voices of Americans from the Battlefields of Iraq
The Editors of LIFE Books

The Longest Winter: The Battle of the Bulge and the Epic Story of World War II’s Most Decorated Platoon
Alex Kershaw

Voices from the Battle of the Bulge
Nigel de Lee

The Americans at D-Day: The American Experience at the Normandy Invasion
John C. McManus