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On Officer Voting Abstinence, Part 1: A Military Declaration of Political Neutrality

After a heated, bitterly contested election season, now that the peaceful transfer of power is complete and temperatures have subsided a bit—it’s important for the Profession of Arms to reflect on its critical role in this democratic society. 1,045 more words


On Officer Voting Abstinence, Part 2: Military Officers Can Choose Professional Values Over Their Personal Vote

Retired Maj. Gen. Charles Dunlap has written, perhaps unintentionally, a truly ironic essay for The Hill publication.

While he may have meant to disagree with my earlier-written opinion that… 804 more words


"SHINE ON ORION!" by Ariyo-Agbaje Ifeoluwa

        As I pounded the keyboard of my computer last week writing a piece on the character of an Orion, I did not know that a mind-boggling development concerning the circumstances surrounding the choice of the name Orion would compel me to revisit the issue again. 748 more words



The God of Israel said, the Rock of Israel spake to me, He that ruleth over men must be just, ruling in the fear of God.  1,038 more words

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Voting rights advocates seek to rein in Kansas election laws

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — When Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach set out to make Kansas a national model for fighting voter fraud, he found conservative allies in the Legislature willing to enact some of the most restrictive election laws in the country. 714 more words


'I Believe In You'

It's been the honor of my life to serve you. You made me a better leader and a better man.

President Obama (@POTUS) January 20, 2017…

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In A Thousand Words Or Less (Pt.1)

This blog is about to be a lot more all over the place than usual, but here it goes!

I was challenged by one of my professors to write between 500-1000 words every day, and so I thought, sure, I can do that! 595 more words

The Hard Stuff