The Power of the Trigger: My Time in the Iraqi Civil War


Justin Cliburn speaks about his time as a gunner in Iraq.

Angel Vasquez Might Kill Somebody, Someday

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As Dennis Danziger watches his students graduate, he wonders what will happen next.

Alternate Endings to 2012


If the world had ended this year, it might have gone something like this.

Thank ALL the Veterans this Holiday Season


It’s easy to forget that living veterans from all wars and conflicts before 9/11 are still suffering from the effects of their service as well.

Is It Fair to Believe Men Can Be Summed Up By Our Desire to Drink, F*** and Swear?


Even “regular guys” aren’t two-dimensional stereotypes, says Tom Matlack.