Dr. Conrad C. Crane – “Matthew Ridgway and the Value of Persistent Dissent”

Released 22 June 2021.

Army General Matthew Ridgway’s actions throughout his career provide a valuable example of the appropriate time and place for serious dissent by military leaders. Ridgway demonstrated the importance of selectively and pragmatically expressing open disagreement in response to operational decisions a military leader deems unnecessarily risk American lives and economic resources. Click here to read the article.