He is physically unmarked, so how can he be injured? The answer must be that he isn’t. So why was he sent home with a diagnosis of severe PTSD? 4,532 more words
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Entertaining the troops under the doubtful assumption that it will raise morale seems to be part of every war we fight.
Since the end of World War II, America lost every war it started and failed in military interventions when it did not use sound strategic thinking or have sufficient knowledge and understanding of the circumstances in deciding to use force. 4,579 more words
This is a fragile moment for America. The integrity of democratic institutions is under assault from without and within, and basic standards of honesty and decency in public life are corroding. 1,579 more words
“It’s not your fault that you’re a loser; it’s the government’s fault.” Prisoners of the American Dream - Stefanie Stantcheva.
With inequality increasing, many around the world might assume that Americans would want to close the income gap by instituting a more progressive system of redistribution. 1,133 more words
We buried my brother, Dr. Michael Guttenberg, this past October. He was a 9/11 hero and 16 years later he died of a 9/11 related cancer. 526 more words
It is almost one year since Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th US president. Will he last another 12 months? Day after tumultuous day since 20 January 2017, Trump has provided fresh evidence of his unfitness for America’s highest office. 1,257 more words
In a new study published in Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, researchers found that they were able to predict a person’s ethical actions based on their mirror neuron activity. 2,126 more words