Jeff Groom

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How Long Can the Israeli Goliath Last?

In an age-old irony, it's Israel that's the giant now, with the Palestinian David eliciting all the sympathy.
Jeff Groom October 30, 2019

We Need a New Patriotism, One That Embraces Dissent

The author joined the Marines, only to discover how much that was immoral and wrong was being done in the name of the flag.
Jeff Groom July 4, 2019

What is the Military For Anymore?

If we're going to be a global peacekeeping mission not a fighting force, then why not let the Left socially engineer it.
Jeff Groom March 18, 2019

Increased Military Suicides Aren’t Necessarily About War

More Marines and sailors are taking their own lives, a result of despair more than deployments. Why?
Jeff Groom February 5, 2019

The Great American Gun Show

Ammo, politics, and crazy merch---this writer loved it all.
Jeff Groom January 14, 2019

Drowning in the Military Swamp

This Marine officer got out, but he left a dysfunctional, sclerotic bureaucracy behind.
Jeff Groom December 7, 2018

The Pentagon is Building Up Its Troop Presence…in Norway

If this sounds like the Cold War strategy of containment, it is. The military only knows one enemy: the USSR.
Jeff Groom August 27, 2018

If the Democrats Want Socialism, They Should Go Local

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wants to push socialist policies through Congress. Why doesn't she start back home?
Jeff Groom June 28, 2018