Is the Army too risk averse?
Our Risk-Averse Army: How We Got Here and How to Overcome It - Modern War Institute
I think we’re overly centralized, overly bureaucratic, and overly risk averse, which is the opposite of what we’re going to need in any type of warfare, but in particular the warfare that I envision. —Gen. Mark Milley, US Army chief of staff In a recent essay, retired Col. Kevin Benson calls on the Army …