Bullets and Blogs: New Media and the Warfighter

  • October 15, 2009
  • Diedre Collings, Rafal Rohozinski

In recent years, adversaries, armed with new media capabilities and an information-led warfighting strategy, have proven themselves capable of challenging the most powerful militaries in the world. Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and blogs have arguably become as important to the strategic outcome of military operations as bullets, troops and air power.