Major Hasan update

Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said today that he has forwarded recommendations to the Army for disciplinary action against supervisors of the accused Ft. Hood shooter.

The LA Times reports.

The report recommends clarifying for unit commanders their responsibility in identifying people who could pose a threat. Unit commanders, according to the report, must become attuned to indicators of behavioral problems or the potential for violence or radicalization.

In this context, people may well be following the case of a Soldier in pretrial confinement accused of threatening his leaders in a rap type song on his website.  See:

Fragging and rapping

Rapping rap II

Rapping rap