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Posts in category “War”

Is Trump Mentally Unstable?

The meltdown in the White House today, and the crackpot letter to Erdogan, raise concerns

Posted October 16th, 2019

Trump To Kurds: ‘You’re Fired!’

Did president do the right thing on Syria?

Posted October 7th, 2019

The Flag & The Forgetting

9/11 and the fabric of America

Posted September 11th, 2019

Maria Wittner Fears Nothing

She fought the Soviets in 1956, and went to prison for her trouble.

Posted September 8th, 2019

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