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What It Was Like Being Black In WWII
When Kenyon Parker served in World War II, the Army was segregated. He and other black soldiers were denied guns, had separate facilities and were often forced into behind-the-line jobs of servitude.
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U.S. Soldier Ikaika Kang Pleads Guilty To Trying To Help ISIS
By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, AP
Sgt. 1st Class Ikaika Kang admitted to providing secret military information, a drone meant to track U.S. troops and other support to undercover agents he believed were members of the terrorist organization.
Trump Gets Rid Of Immigrant Soldiers
The U.S. Army is discharging some immigrants who enlisted in the military based on the promise of U.S. citizenship despite their useful language and medical skills.
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Trump Might Get His Military Parade
Plans are underway at the Pentagon to put on military parade for President Trump.
Donald Trump Thanks 'Winning' Military, Touts 'Big, Fat, Beautiful Tax Cuts'
Retired Lt. Gen. Mark Hertling characterized Trump's call to troops as "off-kilter."
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Army Sgt. La David Johnson Found Bound, May Have Been Executed In Niger: Report
Niger villagers recount finding Johnson's body with a large head wound.
Trump’s Comments About Fallen Soldier Under Fire
Donald Trump is under renewed criticism for his response to the deaths of four green berets, killed by ISIS in Niger. He’s now alleged to have told one of their grieving widows it was “what he signed up for”.
Trump Signs Trans Troop Ban
President Trump signed a memo to ban transgender people from enlisting in the military. Here are the details.
Trans Veterans Slam Trump | HuffPost Politics
Two transgender veterans explain why President Donald Trump’s plans to ban trans personnel from serving in the U.S. military is dangerous not only for trans troops, but also combat effectiveness.
Trump To Ban Transgender Military Personnel
President Trump has announced he’s reversing the Pentagon’s 2016 decision to allow trans people to serve in the U.S. military.
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Two Brooklyn Streets Named for Pro-Slavery Confederate Generals
Social studies educator, Hofstra University, my opinions, of c...
Inside the borough's latest move to honor two key figures who fought to uphold the institution of slavery.
Fighting The War You Know (Even If It Won't Work)
U.S. Army strategist and former history instructor at West Point
The folly of the next Afghan "surge."
South Korea Elects Liberal President
South Korea has overwhelmingly elected Moon Jae-in to be the country’s next president. But the liberal is seeking to improve relations with North Korea, which could put the country at odds with its American allies.
Blackhawk Army Helicopter Crashes On Golf Course, Injuring Two People
“It disappeared behind the tree line, and then we heard a big bang,” a witness said.
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Pastor Offers Eyebrow-Raising Explanation For Alleged Child Porn On His Computer
James Rankin is accused of possessing dozens of lewd images.
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Trump's Military Buildup Promises Little For The Working Grunts
Once again, the big money goes for the fancy weapons, while the troops carry old rifles.
Building US Infrastructure one veteran at a time?
Strategic advisor, speaker, NYU lecturer, and author, Mission ...
And then, people return. And often, they return broken. Broken by what they've seen, and what they've been asked to do. They
Weighing the Scales on War
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Young Professionals in Foreign Policy
In Scales on War - The Future of America's Military at Risk, retired Major General Bob Scales takes account of what he thinks
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Muslim Veteran Who Served In Iraq Finds 'Terrorist' Written On His Locker
Mohamed Abbas says he's been targeted in the workplace many times for his religion.
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West Point To Investigate Whether Prayer After Football Game Violated Religious Freedom
An advocacy organization says it received 90 complaints about the prayer.
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