An Exchange on Civil-Military RelationsIssue: Summer 1994
A response to Richard H. Kohn's "Out of Control: The Crisis in Civil-Military Relations", No. 35, Spring 1994.
Of all the problems facing the nation, a crisis in civil-military relations is not one of them and things are not out of control.
Mr. Kohn lays major responsibility for this non-crisis at my doorstep. I trust Mr. Kohn and the Republic are sleeping more soundly now that I have retired. I note that, to keep the pot boiling, in his last paragraph he takes a minor swipe at General Shalikashvili by an anonymous source.