In the wake of a crash at a British Air Show, Glen Poole wonders about our human propensity to go to war, and the ways in which men have been creating evermore inventive ways both to kill people and save people’s lives.
Endless occupations, big government, and the imperial theme—not easy topics for high schoolers. Teacher Jeremy McKeen shares his wish for his grown-up students off at war.
Some went willingly, some went reluctantly, some signed up their horses. The volunteer soldiers of World War I.
What Renner Larson’s grandfather, uncle and Dick Van Dyke taught him about masculinity.
In case of a violent attack, J. A. Drew Diaz says that it’s time to embrace the corollary to the Boy Scout motto: be prepared to fight back.
Cooper Fleishman sits down with Moriel Rothman, an American in Israel who will go to jail rather than be forced to join the Israeli Armed Forces.
This is a comment by Veteran on the post “What Do Pacifists Do on Memorial Day?”
Tom Matlack wrestles with the meaning of Memorial Day for a guy raised by Quakers.