Overhaul Needed for Language Training in Army and Marine Corps Special Operations Report Finds

Overhaul Needed for Language Training in Army and Marine Corps Special Operations, Report Finds

Less than half of Army and Marine Corps special operations personnel completed required foreign language training, prompting calls for reform. A recent report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) has revealed that fewer than half of all Army and Marine Corps special operations personnel completed their annual foreign language training in recent years. The report…

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Language as Medicine The Healing Power of Indigenous Languages

Language as Medicine: The Healing Power of Indigenous Languages

Exploring the connection between language revitalization and the wellbeing of Indigenous communities In the remote Australian desert region of Utopia, the Alyawarr and Anmatyerr peoples have preserved their Indigenous languages for generations. Recent research suggests that the health of a community’s language is intricately linked to the wellbeing of its speakers. This article delves into…

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