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The G I Bill

When I left the US Army in 1971 I wanted to use my GI Bill benefits for my education….the only thing that I ever asked of my country for my service…..I got the education I wanted and think that all service people should have a good GI Bill. 367 more words


"Co-Dependent Empires"

Having wrapped up the first Imperial Entanglements workshop, the project members are now looking ahead to next year’s conference and the conference theme. Having spent the past year thinking, researching, and writing about the entanglements and encounters between Spanish and British citizens across the two empires, I was left trying to explain why the interactions of these two empires hold so many of us in thrall. 904 more words

NATO Calls For Help to Prepare for War in Big Cities

NATO has admitted it is unprepared for waging wars in big cities and is asking outside contractors to pitch concepts on military operations in urban areas…

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life lately

Alright, here are some more honest feelings for you.

As I mentioned, I’ve been taking a break from dance this summer. I just had to do it. 580 more words


Fluency - Jennifer Foehner Wells


Goodreads synopsis: NASA discovered the alien ship lurking in the asteroid belt in the 1960s. They kept the Target under intense surveillance for decades, letting the public believe they were exploring the solar system, while they worked feverishly to refine the technology needed to reach it. 372 more words


A Man Whose Name Isn't George

Last weekend I spent time with my kids while on vacation when the Charlottesville tragedy happened.
Today I finally sat down and went through all the tagged media and news articles that I could find. 1,219 more words

The Whole Kit 'n Caboodle

Sweden to Boost Defense Spending

The government and two parties in the center-right opposition have agreed to increase the defence spending with SEK 8,1 billion until 2020.

In 2015, five parties reached an agreement over defence and defence spending until 2020. 316 more words

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