Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Point - Counterpoint Regarding the Efficacy of Our Service Academies: Fleming vs. Srinivasan

In a recent New York Times Op-Ed Piece, Bruce Fleming accuses the nation's service academies of marching towards mediocrity

Fleming Piece

Writing from his deployment in Afghanistan, 1st LT Rajiv Srinivasan, a West Point graduate, takes issue with Fleming's premise and arguments.

Srinivasan Blog Rebuttal

The two pieces have sparked an interesting debate. I suggest you read both pieces and add your perspective to the ongoing dialogue.

Make note of the fact that in the comments at the end of Rajiv's piece, Fleming himself responds.


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