Letting Go: A Mother Prepares for Her Son’s Enlistment

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In just two weeks Marilyn Weingard’s son Steven is leaving to help a nation at war. Here’s how she made peace with his decision.

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.

Fighting In Your Own Skin

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Jarad Dewing’s path and reasons for being ordained were different than his father’s, but their desire is the same: to foster love.

Afghanistan and Iraq: Photographs by War Correspondent Michael Kamber

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“You can’t enter here with a camera,” I was told repeatedly.

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Why I Didn’t Sign Up For the Military

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One millennial admits why he never signed up for the military. It’s not because he doesn’t want to fight.

“I don’t expect perfection from the boys. I want them to be okay with not being perfect.”

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This is a comment by on the post “Why Perfection Is the Lowest Standard You Can Set for Yourself”.

The Battle They Didn’t Choose: His Wife’s Fight with Breast Cancer (Video and Photos)

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Before going to bed each night, Angelo Merendino and his wife would ask each other one question.

“Depression rolls in like fog regardless of the situation. Every day is like a battle.”

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These are comments by Osnat, Jen, and Scott on the post “Darkness Falling”.

What’s Your Fight? 10/6

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What gets you out of bed in the morning? What has been or is your life’s greatest battle?

Heart of a Beginner

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NFL Hall of Fame member, Andre Tippett, talks about how karate transformed his life and powered his athleticism.

#whodwin Wednesday: Playoffs Issue #4, “Eight Is Enough” [Fan-Decided Character Battles]

The Elite Eight duke it out! Batman! Incredible Hulk! Wonder Woman! Blue Marvel! Dr. Strange! Death! Krona! Thor! Who’d win?

#whodwin Wednesday: Playoffs Issue #3, “Sixteen Ways To Die” [Fan-Decided Character Battles]

After fifteen weeks of intense battle, the tournament continues in its third week to settle … who’d win!

#whodwin Wednesday: Playoffs Issue #2, “Crisis on Infinite Imprints” [Fan-Decided Character Battles]

After fifteen weeks of intense battle, the tournament continues in its second week to settle who’d win!

#whodwin Wednesday: Playoffs Issue #1, “Contest of Champions” [Fan-Decided Character Battles]

After fifteen weeks of intense battle, the tournament begins to settle who’d win!

#whodwin Wednesday: Issue #14, “Clash of the Titans” [Fan-Decided Character Battles]

Wonder Woman vs. She-Hulk! Captain America vs. Steel! Batman vs. Wolverine! Roulette vs. Arcade! Find out who fans favor!

#whodwin Wednesday: Issue #13, “Let The Kids Fight!” [Fan-Decided Character Battles]

Tim Drake vs. WW2 Bucky! Black Alice vs. Hit-Girl! Teenaged Spider-Man vs. Malcolm Dragon! Young Loki vs. Kid Karnevil! Find out who fans favor!