‘Call of Duty’
Want to Stop Mass Shootings? Bring Back the Draft.
When a generation is not asked to serve its country in a time of war, its feelings of envy and guilt manifest themselves in odd ways. One of those is to purchase a weapon of war.
Cops Kill DREAMer’s Father After Hitting the Wrong House
Nearly a year after police went to arrest a domestic abuser but shot a pillar of the community, no one has been held responsible.
STARS & BARS
How the Army Recruits Straight Out of Prisons
There is one big difference between the second annual Second Chance Job Fair and a ‘regular’ employment expo. Here, everyone looking for work had been to jail.
The ‘Man’s Man’ Who Stopped the Waffle House Massacre
Far more than four people would have died inside a Waffle House if not for the James Shaw, whose professor said is a ‘big-hearted kid’ beneath his bravado.
How Trump’s Trans Military Ban Backfired. Spectacularly.
The president’s efforts to implement a ban on transgender troops has met all-round criticism, as well as defeat in the courts. He may have only helped the cause of trans equality.
Alex Jones’ Protegé Is About to Steal His Crackpot Crown
Alex Jones’ apprentice at InfoWars has emerged from the shadows to carve out a following all his own—a fan base so huge that Paul Joseph Watson may soon eclipse Jones’ influence.
The Congressman Who Warned Us About Climate Change in 1864
George Perkins Marsh wrote a best-selling book warning about the devastation of man-made climate change in the 19th century. We've been backsliding ever since.