In his forthcoming book, Andrew Bacevich reflects on a fourth of July celebration at a Red Sox game and what it tells us about the way Americans symbolically honor their troops. Continue reading
Veterans & War
Whether it’s the memories of D-Day veterans, news from the “forgotten front” of Afghanistan or the toll that fighting has taken on families of troops here at home, Bill Moyers continues to report on the costs of war here and abroad, and the aftermath for the men and women who’ve been able to come back.
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Aware that a changing climate and rising sea levels are bad for U.S. security interests, the Department of Defense is seeking to green the military. But some in Congress aren’t on board. Continue reading
Though they admit it won’t end well, pundits are calling for an “intervention” in Syria. Perhaps we should pause for a second to consider whether that’s a good idea. Continue reading
Andrew Bacevich has several questions he’d like the president to answer before taking military action in Syria. Continue reading