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Is the conflict in South Sudan the opening salvo in the battle for a continent?
On Bowe Bergdahl and conscientious objection
Eric Lomax was captured and tortured by the Japanese during World War II. Forty years later, he tracked down the man responsible.
An Air Force veteran explains how we all got drafted into the American national security state.
Despite all evidence to the contrary, many Americans continue to believe that brutality, torture and rank illegality is the road to national safety.
Since 2002, veterans have been committing murder individually and in groups, killing family, friends, strangers and—in appalling numbers—themselves.
When US soldiers venture abroad, women’s bodies can become the occupied territories.
Recollections from Tom Engelhardt and an interview with Schell.
Despite the uproar over reductions to defense funding, less than 1 percent of the Pentagon's beefy $550 billion budget will be cut this year.