War

A Liberator, But Never Free
May 17, 2015

Letters fom an Army doctor who helped free the Dachau concentration camp in 1945 have resurfaced, raising questions about the G.I.’s we know only as heroes.

Why Do We Love Batman But Hate Superman?
"Sure let's cheer on the billionaire as he beats down the poor farm guy who grew up feeling othered."
April 21, 2015

"Sure let's cheer on the billionaire as he beats down the poor farm guy who grew up feeling othered."

No, ISIS' Attack on Palestinians Doesn't Expose a Double Standard on Israel
April 10, 2015

Staunch defenders of Israel claim there is—and thus, unwittingly compare the country's actions with the Islamic State's.

Bowe Bergdahl Wasn't a "Coward"
March 27, 2015

Before you reach for one of the most serious epithets in the language, make sure it fits.

Obama Isn't Ready to Give Up His Broad War Powers
February 12, 2015

His new war authorization against ISIS is too open-ended.

Brian Williams Is Being Punished for Something Every Human Does
February 11, 2015

Unreliable memory is a feature, not a bug, of the human brain.

This Is What Happens When the U.S. Arms Unstable Regimes
Where are all the weapons we gave Yemen?
February 09, 2015

Where are all the weapons we gave Yemen?

The War in Ukraine Has Somehow Gotten Even Worse
January 23, 2015

The government has lost the Donetsk airport. Again.

The Real 'American Sniper' Had No Remorse About the Iraqis He Killed
January 13, 2015

Clint Eastwood's film gives Chris Kyle too much credit.

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