Veterans & Families

For Veterans, Bonds Forged in Battle Are Tested by 2020’s Rancor

Toxic rhetoric and political polarization are doing what nothing else could: driving apart ex-Marines who had one another’s backs through wars and the stresses of civilian life. By Dave Philipps for the nytimes.com After surviving some of the bloodiest combat in...
TROOPS: Stand Down for Black Lives

TROOPS: Stand Down for Black Lives

Today you have to decide whether you are loyal to the values you swore to uphold or to the commanders who would order you to turn on your neighbors for demanding justice. You cannot be loyal to both.

November Comes by Doug Rawlings

November Comes by Doug Rawlings

Photo: First Light/Getty Images   November comes on to me like a C-130 slinking into Dover Air Force base laden...

August 10, AGENT ORANGE DAY

August 10, AGENT ORANGE DAY

It is the 57th anniversary of the 1961 first use of Agent Orange herbicides on the environment and people...