We are proud to announce the beginning of a new War & Veterans section.
Former Marine Marc Winslow describes his experience being gay in the Marines before the repeal of DADT.
Carmen Thompson, on “The Quiet Man, my father, a Gunner in the Navy…and a quiet deeper than the sea.”
How Veganism Helped One Soldier with PTSD.
Sean Davis gives a haunting first-person account of the inhumanity (and the humanity) of war.
Tommy Raskin wants to leaders to be held accountable for war crimes so that students can learn the truth about consequences.
Capt. William E. Simpson was stunned by the beauty, grace and intelligence of dolphins in the Sea of Cortez. So he hated to see them then be used by the Navy.
Let the stories add meaning.
Egyptian Poet Yahia Lababidi on Egypt’s violence and trying to find hope and humanity after the scores of killings.
Michael Noll had to learn—the hard way—that raising children comes with the risk and the temptation of becoming a bad person.
Coke v. Pepsi, Ford v. Chevy—we all have our favorites. So which is better: being a guy, or a girl?
Kevin Macku examines internet and domestic conflicts from an actor’s perspective, and shows that arguments often run deeper than the surface.
In honor of 4th of July, Brandon Claycomb lists the 50 greatest names in the history of our nation’s Civil War.