War. What Is It Good For? Still Absolutely Nothing.

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Marines who fought at the battle for Fallujah are now wondering if they fought in vain. Which prompts Michael Kasdan to seek an answer to the question of what war is really good for.

Returning Soldier Surprises Wife and Son at the Parade

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This Rose Bowl reunion will touch your heart.

U.S. Soldiers Lip Sync ‘Call Me Maybe’

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Check out the versatility of our armed forces in this hilarious video.

#53: The Burqa-Wearing Warriors

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Burqa-wearing men march through the streets of Afghanistan to fight for women’s rights.

The Return Of George W. Bush’s Foreign Policy

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The American people may think that George W. Bush’s presidency was a disaster, but the Republican Party is still committed to his foreign policy vision.

He’s Deployed and Not Talking. What Should I Do?

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It’s been two months since she’s heard from him. Jenny Glick helps her manage the radio silence.

‘Working Out’ PTSD – Exercise is a Vital Part of Treatment

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Targeted exercise programs can improve the physical and mental health of patients with post-traumatic stress disorder.

They say it’s a GOP Wave. Hope You’re a Good Swimmer

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Many Americans voted to give control of both house of congress to the Republican party. Time will tell if this was a wise choice on their part.

Greg Buckley, Jr. 21-Year-Old Marine Lance Cpl. Murdered in Afghanistan

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Perry Brass’s elegy for Lance Corporal Greg Buckley, Jr. demonstrates the dark truth that, in war, one can’t always know who one’s enemy is.

We Need To Be Brave And Stand Up To Evil

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In the aftermath of the Rotherham Child Exploitation scandal, too much focus has been put on the ethnicity and religion of the criminals. Andrew Lawes believes fear is the real issue. He wants to help you be brave.

Tears of Joy—a Soldier’s Homecoming

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Watch this soldier surprise his family as they’re making a video to send to him in Afghanistan.

9 Months in Afghanistan, and Then Home to This

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This heartwarming video shows Florida State student, Pi Kappa Alpha brother and US Sergeant, Clark Raham returns home after a nine month tour in Afghanistan. He shows up at a party to surprise his girlfriend and the result is beautiful.

Are your tissues handy?

Missing the Closeness of Brotherhood: An Interview With Sebastian Junger

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“We have the most effective military in world history and we can’t schedule a simple surgery for one of our vets. It’s just insane.”

Understanding Bergdahlgate

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The Republican fury over the release of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl has more to do with the current state of the GOP than anything Obama did.

The Final Captured American Soldier Has Been Released

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U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the final remaining captured American soldier, has been released (after five years in captivity) in exchange for five Guantanamo detainees.

Fifteen Years Is Long Enough

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If the US can’t accomplish its goal in Afghanistan by 2016, we probably won’t ever be able to accomplish them.