Father Time is a weekly column dedicated to the concept of time in a parent’s life, particularly a father’s life. The point of view comes from a father of two young sons, both under three-years-old, and how time really is just that: a concept.◊♦◊My maternal grandmother was waif thin, almost frail, which was remarkable for…
Dan Szczesny listens to his father tell a story of his time in WWII, and they both learn something.
Army veteran and GMP favorite Dwight Gray shares a winning poem on war, socialization, and one boy’s path to soldierhood.
I was taught that America is supposed to be a place where dreams are possible freedom guaranteed to anyone, regardless of race, religion, or lifestyle.
On a day dedicated to the sacrifices of war, Thomas Fiffer presents peace as the ultimate conqueror.
Sean Davis remembers the fallen soldiers he served with and looks ahead to new challenges.
Can we finally expand the definition of the term “patriot”.
His daughter learned and then taught him the value in honoring the tradition of Memorial Day.
Remembering the soldiers who returned too soon.
Why do we get so much joy out of people watching and making up stories?
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.
A Vietnam vet discusses the state of veterans affairs in the nation’s biggest poor city.
This Rose Bowl reunion will touch your heart.
We can’t keep pretending that most of our wars have been noble or worthwhile, so where does that put us on Memorial Day?
The Summer is shaping up! Keep your little one’s protected!