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In Memoriam: Remembering Our Fallen

On this day, a sacred event in the consciousness of American citizens, as we remember those who lost their lives fighting for our freedoms, we are reminded that most of us cannot truly understand the sacrifice of those who serve in the all-volunteer armed forces. 368 more words

Life

When You Let Little Boys Do Men's Work

When you let a little boy do the work of a man, what do you get? You get hammered with the results you’re not looking for. 546 more words

Barack Obama

Henceforth Call Me Muhammadu Buhari, I am No Longer General Buhari

With the acronym, GMB (General Muhammadu Buhari) he rode to victory at the last general election but he now wants to be addressed differently. 66 more words

News

Still suckers after all these years

It was fitting that the speeches on Freedom Day were delivered by our leaders. The day is a political memorial, remembering a profound political event, and we … 821 more words

Columns

DoD Announces Departure of General Counsel Stephen Preston

The Pentagon’s top lawyer, Stephen Preston, general counsel of the Department of Defense, notified President Barack Obama and Secretary of Defense Ash Carter that he will be leaving federal service at the end of June, after completing six years in the Obama administration. 409 more words

United States

STEVE COLL: Warren Weinstein and the Long Drone War

New Yorker: As President and Commander-in-Chief, I take full responsibility for all our counterterrorism operations,” President Obama said in a press conference at the White House on Thursday. 167 more words

War