The more than 700 American military bases overseas waste taxpayer money and undermine national security, and Congress should consider closing some of them. Read why the U.S. must close bases overseas in this NYT Op-Ed. (Illustration: Angus Greig)
Realities of War. Have a THOUGHTFUL Memorial Day, because if you support our troops, you wouldn't support them dying needlessly. And you would support veteran affairs, because most don't get the education or healthcare they are promised.
On the frontlines with the Kurdish female fighters beating back ISIS Öcalan's Angels “The role of female fighters is much more important than the role of male fighters, because they are already free,” says Farashin Mehriva, twenty-one. “But we are fighting for the freedom of all women in the world. ISIS and many other anti-women groups want to wipe women off the Earth. But YPJ won’t allow that.”
Clooney project to probe financing of African wars