Building resilience, confronting initiation, choosing wisdom over bitterness and maintaining integrity are all only possible if you risk being tested.
Sean Davis shouldn’t have to explain why veterans and their families shouldn’t be used as props. But please listen as he does.
Kara Post-Kennedy doesn’t want to explain to her son why a racist, misogynistic, lying, bullying tyrant will be the leader of the free world.
Matthew Rozsa explains why Ted Cruz is no better than Donald Trump.
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.
We can’t keep pretending that most of our wars have been noble or worthwhile, so where does that put us on Memorial Day?
Sean Davis gives a haunting first-person account of the inhumanity (and the humanity) of war.
Despite being an unmitigated disaster for the country, the Middle East, and the Republican Party, many in the GOP still don’t think George W. Bush was wrong to decide to invade Iraq back in 2003.
They didn’t see eye to eye then. Today they agree: “Nothing will change until we force it to. Maybe the only answer is revolution.”
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.
Elly Taylor takes us inside the ravaged world of PTSD.
Although the movie is an initial box office hit, there is a growing backlash against its simplistic portrayal of the war and misleading take on Kyle’s character.
It’s hard to tell what type of foreign policy American voters actually want. In fact they might not care that much about the rest of the world at all.
Unfortunately for us, Congress is refusing to grapple with the current crisis in Iraq and Syria.
The Rev. Neil O’Farrell wonders why public officials find it impossible to say “I’m sorry” or “I was wrong.”
Immediately prior to their recent deployment in Iraq, the Green Berets were awarded their BJJ black belts from Grandmaster Hener Seagull.