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The State of the Intelligence Warfighting Function in the US Army Brigade Combat Team

Guest CPT Brad Wellsandt argues that US Army Soldiers and leaders operating within the intelligence warfighting function find themselves amid a crisis of relevance at the tactical level. Often ineffective at informing the BCT Commander's decision-making and increasingly marginalized, he recommends better integration with other warfighting functions, changing the culture surrounding intelligence at the tactical level, and reforming training.