BY PATRICK TUCKER OCTOBER 17, 2017 For six years, a U.S. Special Forces team waged psychological warfare against a murderous warlord. Here’s how they won. In 2011, the Obama administration had a big problem. A violent rebel group called the Lord’s Resistance Army, or LRA, led by warlord Joseph Kony, was terrorizing portions of South Sudan,… Continue reading MISO: How 4 Green Berets Took Down Joseph Kony’s Army With Tailored Messages
Moroccans learn communication skills at Flintlock 2017 By MAJ. NICHOLAS MANNWEILER, for U.S. Africa CommandMar 12, 2017 SOUTHERN ZONE, Morocco – Special operations missions require a wide variety of skillsets that can be applied at a small unit level to achieve strategic goals as efficiently as possible. Partnered alongside American military instructors, members of Morocco’s… Continue reading Psyop: Operators develop information support skills
Mar 11, 2016 | by Hope Hodge Seck As the Marine Corps looks to prepare for future conflicts and expand key highly skilled communities, the service will consider adding a new primary military occupational specialty: 0521, Military Information Support Operations. A briefing document obtained by Military.com proposes expanding what is now a free, or additional… Continue reading US Marines May Expand Psychological Operations with New Job Specialty
Author: Donald M. Bishop One of my goals as I post commentaries is to increase Public Diplomacy’s awareness of what our colleagues and counterparts in the armed forces are doing in information operations, strategic communication, public affairs, and military information support operations (MISO). Better awareness can foster alignment of effort, cooperation, and collaboration. Army Major… Continue reading Major General Haas on Military Information Support Operations (MISO)
COLSA – Information Operations/Military Information Support Operations Planner (MPA I) colsa-openhire.silkroad.com General Summary COLSA Corporation is seeking a qualified Information Operations (IO)/Military Information Support Operations (MISO) Planner to join the COLSA team in support of USCENTCOM in Tampa, FL. Planner(s) will assist in the deve… Source: https://colsa-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=591&version=1#.VgmofRkyZfM.linkedin Interested? Write.
This is a net call, meaning “calling all stations”. A friend of mine and I are trying to locate Psyop and MISO expertise and training. We need your help. We are trying to locate all MISO and PSYOP courses, classes and training. Military and non-military. We are looking for: Class name Unit or Company conducting… Continue reading MISO and PSYOP Courses
By Michael Cavna March 26 at 4:45 PM IN THE Martin Scorsese-directed “Life Lessons,” within the larger film “New York Stories,” a grizzled abstract painter played by Nick Nolte is cleaned-up and charismatic in tux and tales – yes, tales, because a man with an ego the size of his Manhattan loft has to lubricate… Continue reading Shock and Draw: Here’s the graphic cartoon U.S. airdropped on ISIS