Category Archives: American Military Culture

Poem – Nam: 40 years

By Alan Gilbert, reprinted with permission from Democratic Individuality For two other poems in this series, see here. *** One took his own life one drank his way out of this world one became University President mourning the women and children … Continue reading

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War Promoters Drown Out Dissent

“A mix of politics and mainstream media fear-mongering may be leading the US into another Middle Eastern war. From pundits with financial interests to politicians trying to look tough before the midterm elections, a chorus of war hawks is making … Continue reading

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Tavis Smiley: Dr. King’s Unfcomfortable Truth

By Kevin P. Kelly, reprinted with permission. “The reason I wrote this book is because Martin has been so sanitized and so sterilized that the truth about who he really was, at some point, is going to be irrecoverable…we have … Continue reading

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Video: War is Some Bad News

In this 90 minute class offered through Liberty.me, Antiwar.com veterans Angela Keaton and Scott Horton cover the basics of the horrors of war and the abhorrent politicians who make it. Angela Keaton is Operations Director for Antiwar.com. Follow her on … Continue reading

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What Would a Constitutional Military Look Like?

By Zak Carter, reprinted with permission from benswann.com A Constitutional Military would call for far more than just an end of our overseas military bases. A standing peacetime Army is unconstitutional, our Founding Fathers abhorred them and warned us not … Continue reading

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Cutting Defense: Are We STUCK?

By Joe Scarry, reprinted with permission from Scarry Thoughts The Chicago Council on Global Affairs released a study this week based on survey data collected from over 2,000 respondents. The survey has important data on Americans’ attitudes toward foreign affairs … Continue reading

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There is No Hope

By Ryan Calhoun, reprinted with permission via Center for a Stateless Society The war in Syria is here. It got held up in social media traffic. We thought the angry hashtags had permanently ceased death from above for the Syrian people. … Continue reading

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