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Posts in category “War”

Eddie Gallagher’s Acquittal

Rushing to judgment is always a bad idea

Posted July 3rd, 2019

Tucker Carlson Saved America (At Least Temporarily)

NYT: Fox host helped talk Trump out of bombing Iran

Posted June 22nd, 2019

Painful Military Service Memories

US Army social media folks probably didn’t expect these answers

Posted May 24th, 2019

Sadism, Ours And Theirs

Humanity is a casualty of extreme culture war

Posted May 19th, 2019

Brenton Tarrant: Nowhere Man

NZ killer is diabolical, but he sees actual fault lines in our civilization that us normies would rather suppress or ignore

Posted March 18th, 2019

India-Pakistan War Drums

They both have nuclear weapons. And they’re shooting at each other

Posted February 27th, 2019

Drafting Daughters To Fight America’s Wars

Bush-appointed judge rules women must register for Selective Service

Posted February 24th, 2019

The Tragedy Of Franco’s Spain

Peter Hitchens: He beat the Communists, thank God, but he was not a good man

Posted January 9th, 2019

Roots Of Spanish Anticlericalism

Catholic author Leon J. Podles says it comes from machismo and a belief that the Church is a feminizing force

Posted January 1st, 2019

Learning From The Spanish Civil War

Is the fate of the Spanish Republic our own? A great 1983 documentary raises the question

Posted January 1st, 2019

‘Losing’ Syria

How can America ‘lose’ what was never its own to begin with?

Posted December 22nd, 2018

Out Of Syria, Afghanistan

The American establishment never met a war it didn’t love

Posted December 21st, 2018

Secession, Schism, & Catholic Civil War

Andrew Delbanco’s new book about the fugitive slaves has relevance for our own time. Take the Catholic Church’s problems, for example

Posted November 27th, 2018

The Day The Great War Ended

The armistice was signed on November 11, 1918

Posted November 11th, 2018

The Meaning Of Brent Taylor’s Death

A heroic American killed in Afghanistan by one of the men he had come to help

Posted November 5th, 2018

Dying For Montenegro

Tucker Carlson’s simple question is a dagger at the heart of the bloated NATO alliance

Posted July 17th, 2018

The Dogs Of War Are Back

Iran, Iraq, and America’s determination to learn nothing from its foolishness

Posted May 14th, 2018