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A Better Way Forward In Afghanistan

Nake M. Kamrany | Posted 07.29.2016 | World
Nake M. Kamrany

At the NATO summit in Warsaw, German Chancellor Angela Merkel offered her support for a continued NATO presence in Afghanistan, citing a need to stem the persistently high levels of Afghan immigration to Germany and Europe.

Time to Leave Afghanistan?

Tom Mockaitis | Posted 12.26.2016 | Politics
Tom Mockaitis

The death of six U.S. soldiers near Bagram Airbase on December 21 serves as a grim reminder that while Americans worry about ISIS, the country's longest war is now entering its fifteenth year with no end to it in sight.

Hiring More Veterans Is One Resolution We Can All Keep in 2013

Kevin O'Brien | Posted 02.27.2013 | Impact
Kevin O'Brien

These men and women have been entrusted with protecting our way of life and freedoms, so I am sure you will agree that they are more than qualified and capable of working for us.

Don't Thank Me for My Service, Just Hire Me!

Kevin O'Brien | Posted 10.11.2012 | Impact
Kevin O'Brien

With more than one million veterans set to reenter the civilian sector over the next five years, it is up to all sectors of society to ensure they do so with an opportunity to find gainful employment, health and wellness, education, and the support needed to make the transition as smooth as possible.

President Obama's 'Peace With Honor?'

Laurence J. Kotlikoff | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics
Laurence J. Kotlikoff

The president delivered a strong, patriotic speech in Kabul Tuesday. But the fact that he had to sneak into the country after our brave servicemen and women have been fighting there for over a decade speaks for itself.

The Egyptian Coup -- Isn't That Over Yet?

Mike Hegedus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mike Hegedus

Okay, Egypt has been liberated, now what? Whatever it is had better come quickly. You suppose it'll happen by Wednesday at the latest?