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Michael Hastings, who wrote the profile of Stanley McChrystal that ended his career, has [another shocking story in Rolling Stone http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/another-runaway-...
by Th0rn
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Feb 24, 2011 at 03:14 AM PST with 37 Recommends
The military judge presiding over the court-martial of Army Lietenant Colonel Terrence Lakin, who earlier this year refused to deploy when ordered to Afghanistan,
by Califlander
Comment Count 55 comments on Thu Sep 02, 2010 at 02:00 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
I stumbled on a link to Paul Refsdal's footage on The Daily Dish, where Sullivan links to a Dateline segment. Per the host, "Most American troops spend their tours in Afghanistan with only the ...
by MmeVoltaire
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Aug 27, 2010 at 12:34 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
I thought this was very interesting story and another example of how incredibley gullible people are thanks to Faux News (becknut, hackity, limpbaugh) This is the first time in our nations history ...
by stevesmill
Comment Count 558 comments on Wed Apr 14, 2010 at 06:08 AM PDT with 239 Recommends
I wanted to share this powerful story featured at The Sanctuary ...
by Adam Luna
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Nov 11, 2009 at 11:24 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Sadly, generating Predator kills has replaced mindful analysis. Predators score zero protecting civilians. Also zeros for back-tracking and for cold trails. Afghanistan should be a tracking ...
by vets74
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Sep 05, 2009 at 01:04 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
I'm not going to add much to what I'm placing here. I will say this, do the Spineless Dems want to Stop All of the crap spin from across the isle of those who still call themselves 'republicans'? ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed May 20, 2009 at 08:09 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
A daily blog in defense of liberalism and the President.
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed May 13, 2009 at 12:53 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
( Cross-posted from Return Good for Evil , where I blog about current events from a perspective of Christian nonviolence, hence the religious nature of this ...
by dcrowe
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Mar 24, 2009 at 05:44 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Once upon a time, I was tagged by the Department of the Army for recruiting duty. My commander, who wasn't terribly impressed with me as a soldier, told the Department of the Army I wasn't ...
by Steaming Pile
Comment Count 33 comments on Fri Feb 13, 2009 at 06:24 AM PST with 13 Recommends
There is no question about it: What Pvt. Ronald Gray did was despicable. He was found guilty of multiple rapes, including two murders and one attempted murder. But what is notable about this race is ...
by robert harding
Comment Count 136 comments on Thu Nov 20, 2008 at 07:02 PM PST with 32 Recommends
A powerful article this morning at Salon.com, where reporter Mark Benjamin provides named sources who claim that the Army shredded documents relating to two men who were killed in what Salon ...
by Kula2316
Comment Count 228 comments on Thu Nov 20, 2008 at 12:55 AM PST with 251 Recommends
According to the September 8 Army Times , the Army will deploy its first ever full-time combat unit within the ...
by thisniss
Comment Count 90 comments on Wed Sep 24, 2008 at 07:36 AM PDT with 87 Recommends
The horrifying Reports on the raids on the Postville (Iowa) factory to ruthlessly capture illegal emigrants seems like a practice run for all the local, state and federal forces involved. Now Bush-...
by Justina
Comment Count 96 comments on Tue Sep 23, 2008 at 06:19 PM PDT with 69 Recommends
Via [Democracy Nowhttp://www.democracynow.org/2008/9/22/headlines#10] : Beginning in October, the Army plans to station an active unit inside the United States for the first ...
by Rob Cole
Comment Count 34 comments on Tue Sep 23, 2008 at 05:11 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
CNN says in Bush approves execution of Army private that President Bush has approved the Army'...
by David Boyle
Comment Count 94 comments on Tue Jul 29, 2008 at 12:58 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Associated Press continues to follow the story being unravelled by South Korea's Truth and ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Jul 07, 2008 at 08:16 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
For dumb reasons, all of this dumbness enabled by dumb legislators, as well as being fought in a dumb way, resulting in a dumb, stupid civil war which is being further enabled by another bunch of ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Jun 29, 2008 at 09:07 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
A reminder that in our Constitution, Article II, Section 4, it states "The President, Vice President and all civil officers of the United States, shall be removed from office on impeachment for, and ...
by Donise
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Apr 11, 2008 at 12:05 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
This story is NOT getting the attention it deserves. Noah Shachtman, writing for the Danger Room over at Wired , reports:
by Valtin
Comment Count 58 comments on Sat Apr 05, 2008 at 12:21 AM PDT with 53 Recommends