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https://t.co/ph8CyPn2EE


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“I freely admit,” Karen freely admitted, “that when I started this job, I didn’t understand some of the deep-seated and deep-rooted issues that there are in Northern Ireland. I didn’t understand things like when elections are fought, for example, in Northern Ireland – people who are nationalists don’t vote for unionist parties and vice versa.”

Now normally, I can take this piss out of anything, but this has broken me.


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http://smallwarsjournal.com/jrnl/art/step-forward-smartwatches-and-ethnocentrism-modern-conflict

Public releases of smartwatch mapping data have recently been identified by the U.S. military to be a threat to operational security, resulting in changes to Department of Defense policies and restrictions on usage. Operational security lapses, like the aforementioned smart watch data release, aren’t the result of a lack of training or knowledge, but rather a military mindset that’s confident in superiority over “third-world countries” and seemingly not concerned by data-driven peer competitors. It is an ethnocentric belief that fails to realize that every little advantage matters in modern and future conflict.