Peter Wang, who was killed in the Parkland school shooting while holding the door for students, was posthumously accepted to West Point Military Academy.
At home and with straight faces, Steve, Ellen and I would march around the room singing the Christian hymnals we had to sing
Not being "an Academy Graduate," I do so perhaps with a little envy, perhaps because I only went through six months of hell instead of four years, but I always do so with the highest respect for these young men and women who survive the hell and go on to become our future military leaders.
Moving to ease entry for gay and lesbian troops has helped make ROTC more palatable for liberals on campus.
This is the repetitive world of war into which the young, especially in America's poorest schools, are being recruited, even if they don't know it, via JROTC. It's a Pentagon-funded program that ensures the country's all-volunteer military never lacks for new troops to dispatch to old conflicts.
HH: It was wonderful to reconnect with the B.U. community and be a part of the Redstones again. I hadn't been to the Redstones
Last time I described the predicament I face as a 21st-century historian of Christianity. I welcome students wanting a more
I follow the Sikh faith, which requires that I keep my hair long and wear a turban and beard. The ROTC recruiters said I would not be able to enlist unless I complied with all Army grooming and uniform rules.
Before getting into just how blatantly Christian and incredibly unconstitutional this "Christian run ROTC program" is, I need to back up for a minute and explain why I was looking at Wheaton's ROTC program in the first place.
In recent years, for-profit colleges and universities (such as the University of Phoenix) have heavily recruited veterans to become students. These institutions have a vested financial interest in doing so.