Radio Contra Episode 34: Generals Flynn and McInerney Interview Remarks, Communications Tradecraft and Phone Data

(Link to Podbean) I discuss the General Flynn and McInerney interview with WVW, discuss questions from a reader regarding social media, photo and phone digital media, and cover how phones are tracked. Brushbeater Training Schedule Brushbeater Amazon Affiliate Page Mission Darkness EMP Bag American Partisan The Marlboro Men Bandcamp page

One Hundred and Fifty Questions to a Guerrilla

General Alberto Bayo’s classic should be considered a must-read by anyone interested in small unit warfare and is the first post in a series on perspectives covering the last century into the present. A basic read on guerrilla warfare, “One Hundred and Fifty Questions To A Guerrilla” is a well thought out and realistic plan …

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No Encryption, No Problem: Analog Radio Operations For Guerrilla Units

Since I started the Brushbeater blog project back in late 2015, a constant question I’ve got in emails has been about communications security and very often how to use encryption over the radio. Back when I got into the civilian side of operational communications and I no longer had uncle sugar providing my equipment, I …

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NJ Intelligence Collection Course: 31 January – 2 Febrary 2020

Got a new class for you folks in the Northeast at the end of January- Ground Intelligence Collection. It's a three day course that covers open source intelligence collection via data mining programs, the basics of the target-centric intelligence cycle, a day of signals intelligence in support of surveillance on a target and a field …

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USMC Testing Scout Sniper & Electronic Warfare Concept

According to Stars and Stripes, The USMC has successfully experimented with pairing Marines from the Radio Recon Team with Scout Sniper Marines in a recent exercise in Norway. The Marine Corps, like the Army, is recognizing the changes on the contemporary battlefield and applying outside-the-box thinking pairing signals intelligence specialists with their Scout Snipers. The …

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