What do you do when your son ends up in jail, 1000 miles away?
For the last 20 minutes the inmate, naked and on the edge of hysteria, has been threatening to cut himself if he doesn’t get a phone call.
Hatred can be overcome with our love, knowledge, and voice
Matt Thompson had given up any possibility of coming home from Iraq—but he returned safely. Now, over a year later, he still can’t shake the urge to go back.
The debate over gun control and 2nd Amendment rights is stuck in an us vs them mentality
As Dennis Danziger watches his students graduate, he wonders what will happen next.
Matthew Salesses reflects upon the moment he realized he was not white, and explores the ways in which racism against Asians Americans is nearly invisible in our culture.
Sean Davis gives a haunting first-person account of the inhumanity (and the humanity) of war.
Sean Davis remembers the fallen soldiers he served with and looks ahead to new challenges.
“What just happened?” The court-appointed lawyer repeated Jackie Summers words, then replied tersely. “You got f***ed.”
Embed from Getty ImagesFiction by Steve Jaeger, based on actual events that took place in France in 1944.—At fifteen, Gaspar Fournier had as much military experience as any of his fellow Marquis. Very few people even knew Gaspar by his real name. To most people he was known as Le Bec. He was a fearless…
Predominant thoughts influence your environment. Are they working to your advantage?
Do people still value your apology?
A soldier’s brush with tragedy both abroad and at home.
In honor of our United States veterans.
Thomas Pluck believes that wars battle on until everyone touched by them is dead. And on and on they go.