General Messages Weekly Round-up

All Hands selects several messages to publish in a weekly post to help raise awareness about specific messages and useful information.

Essay challenge: ‘What are the game changers?’

Are you interested in military technology? If so, the U.S. Naval Institute has launched a new essay challenge about emerging and disruptive technologies. The competition, which is open to all active duty members, reservists, veterans, government civilian personnel and civilians, involves authoring a 3,000-word essay and the winning essay will be published in a 2016 edition of Proceedings magazine.

Drug sub

Rising threat of drug subs in the Caribbean

Since 1890, anti-narcotic laws and smuggling threats have changed drastically, with transnational crime organizations using varying tactics and techniques including go-fast vessels and semisubmersible vessels to smuggle drugs into the United States.