08/03/2005: Speaking of “Blogging Too Much”…
....Is this Newsweek piece: Soldiers: War on Milblogs’:
”In his Weblog from Iraq, Spc. Leonard Clark of the Arizona Army National Guard spoke out against a war he thought a "travesty." According to his battalion commander, he also jeopardized operational security (OPSEC).
Late last month Clark was charged with reckless endangerment and failure to obey an order. He was demoted and docked pay.
"They are finally going to put a stop to me," Clark wrote before his blog shut down. Military personnel in Iraq must now register their "milblogs" with the higher-ups, who will review them quarterly. …”
Karen on 08.03.05 @ 06:58 AM CST