Military Reporter & Editor Association board member, Alex Quade, won the Jury Award at the Monarch Film Festival in California last week for her three documentaries on Special Operations Forces. During press interviews, Alex discussed embedded journalism. [Read more…]
MRE Board member, Alex Quade, talked about journalism and being an embedded reporter during three press interviews in California, in anticipation of her Special Forces documentaries screening at the Monarch Film Festival this week. [Read more…]
Military Reporters and Editors (MRE) Conference
ADM Harry B. Harris, Commander, U.S. Pacific Command
“As prepared for delivery” on 9 October 2015
Telling a military MRE joke to the M.R.E. is like telling a lawyer joke at a lawyer convention – you’ve heard them all before. So I’ll just say that I was looking forward to some chili mac and the universal condiment – tiny Tabasco bottles. Hopefully you have some of those bottles handy to stay awake after the big lunch you just finished so I’ll try to keep my remarks short and then take a few questions. [Read more…]
A veteran newspaperman with more than 30 years experience in journalism and education was selected on Saturday as the new president of the Nevada Press Association’s board of directors. [Read more…]
The Ochberg Fellowship, now in its 17th year, is the Dart Center’s flagship program for senior and mid-career journalists who wish to deepen their knowledge of emotional trauma and psychological injury, and improve reporting on violence, conflict and tragedy. The application deadline is September 28, 2015. [Read more…]
The 2015 Military Reporters and Editors conference will be held Oct. 9, 2015 at the Army and Navy Club in downtown Washington, D.C.
Adm. Harry Harris, commander of US Pacific Command, will be the keynote. [Read more…]
Congratulations to all those who submitted their work to the MRE Journalism Contest. Below are the winners, and the judges’ comments. [Read more…]
CENTCOM has released the Bales incident report after an FOIA request was made. Below is the link to the PDF file.
Note (Aug. 18, 2015): The Pentagon deleted its copy from their websites. They are now reviewing and revising the document. We will keep you informed on any revisions.
Below it the link to the Law of War Manual released June 2015.