Each year, we celebrate Armed Forces Day on the third Saturday in May. This year, Armed Forces Day honors our U.S. service branches – the Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard – on Saturday, May 21.
By Andrew Cannito
Founder & President, Homeland Security Network at American Military University
There are several possible considerations that could reduce the probability of blue-on-blue situations. Perhaps, while on post, servicemembers should be required to convert to open carry, thus allowing others to know who is and is not, which might help when coordinating a response.