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Istanbul, 16mm footage from early 1950s

My grandfather was a field artillery officer in the U.S. Army and served in the European Theater during World War II. I think he served primarily in a staff position in Patton’s Third Army, but I need to confirm the specifics. 180 more words

Photojournalism

Emmy Award Winning!

I’m sure that Trump’s UN speech will win next year at the Emmy’s.  He left the audience in complete silence and awe.

Politics

The Vietnam War: A Tragic Mistake?

W.J. Astore

I’ve watched the first three episodes of the Ken Burns/Lynn Novick series on the Vietnam War, which take us from the French colonial period beginning in the 19th century to the end of 1965 and a mushrooming U.S. 730 more words

US Politics

America is back

By Walter B. Bull Jr.

Before the analysis of President Trump’s September 19 address to the United Nations is compartmentalized by liberal and conservative writers, I would like to put forth my unvarnished opinion. 388 more words

Trump

U.S. Flies Powerful Warplanes Over Korea in Show of Force

The U.S. military flew advanced bombers and stealth jets over the Korean Peninsula and near Japan in drills with South Korean and Japanese warplanes on Monday, three days after North Korea fired a missile over Japan. 612 more words

General

US: ACLU Statement On Bill Against Trump's Transgender Ban

The US Senate introduced a bipartisan bill on September 15th that would protect transgender service members by preventing the Department of Defense from removing currently-serving members of the armed forces based solely on their gender identity. 158 more words

LGBT