Pentagon

The West Point Mafia

The West Point Mafia

July 13, 2020 Opinion
Concepts such as the Sicilian Mafia or Irish Mafia in the US have been in the American subconscious for a long time, since the story of these groups stretches back almost a century and a half. But, in…
Police, Prisons & the Pentagon

Police, Prisons & the Pentagon

July 12, 2020 Opinion
Think of it as a war system that’s been coming home for years. The murder of George Floyd has finally shone a spotlight on the need to defund local police departments and find alternatives that provid…
The Afghanistan Debacle

The Afghanistan Debacle

July 9, 2020 Opinion
Since 1897 The New York Times has carried the slogan “All the News That’s Fit to Print”, and generally speaking that was appropriate over the years, save for a few times such as the invasion of Iraq i…