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What It's Like Having Parents In The Military

About the authors: Matt is a junior at Evanston Township High School and Britni is a senior at Glenbrook North High School. Both are student reporters...

$12 Million Army Video Game Recruitment Center to Close

Daniel Denvir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Denvir

The Army Experience Center, a $12 million Dave & Buster's style gaming and virtual reality complex that sought to introduce young people to the Army via violent video games, is closing.

The Science Fiction of Military Marketing

David Sirota | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Sirota

Video games don't encourage individuals to be violent as much as they legitimize the broader concept of violence as acceptable. That's particularly true when the military embraces that theory.

Army's Videogame Recruiting Backed By Lawmakers Despite Controversy

The National Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The House Armed Services Committee last week offered its support to the Army's controversial high-tech effort to increase awareness and knowledge of t...

Stimulating the New Service Economy

Deb Jospin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Deb Jospin

This time last year, college seniors across the country were madly interviewing for jobs on Wall Street, evaluating offers that included unbelievable salaries and beautiful offices. What a difference a year makes.

The Military's Expanding Waistline

Pratap Chatterjee | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Pratap Chatterjee

It is ironic that the men who drive across a battle zone, dodging stones, bullets, and IEDs to bring ice cream, lobster tails, and ammunition to U.S. soldiers have to beg for food themselves.

Time for Action

Aubrey Sarvis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aubrey Sarvis

Obama has long been a supporter of lifting "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," but since the election, fairness, justice, and civil rights for the LGBT community seems to be delayed.

Obama's Iraq Pullout Stance Now A Planned Army Recruitment Tool

VetVoice | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Well that didn't take long. Polls across America had been closed for less than 24 hours and Army Career Counselors were already exploiting Barack Oba...

Rock Band 3 Doors Down Advertises For National Guard

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Watch the National Guard tribute song by rock band 3 Doors Down that is being shown to movie audiences during previews. Read more about the vide...