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The 50th Anniversary of U.S. Marines Landing in Vietnam

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.08.2015 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

These days, it has become far more difficult to teach the history of America's war in Vietnam because one of the chief lessons of that war we thought we had learned ("No More Vietnams") has been soundly disproven in recent years.

Inside The NFL's FBI

The Washington Post | Posted 09.13.2014 | Sports

Larry Wansley convinced himself long ago that three hours’ sleep is plenty. His thoughts kept him up anyway, but even if he did drift off, the chanc...

By Limiting Inclusion, NFL Loses On Diversity

John Fitzgerald Gates, Ph.D. | Posted 11.04.2014 | Sports
John Fitzgerald Gates, Ph.D.

The NFL should recognize that the degrees of separation between overt bigotry and unconscious biases may be few, and the effects equally harmful. If a team failed to draft Sam based on his sexual orientation, the team discriminated against him and should consider the rightness of its actions.

Super Bowl, NFL Can Raise Awareness About Global Hunger

William Lambers | Posted 04.01.2014 | Impact
William Lambers

The Super Bowl can be so much more than a classic championship game and a barrage of advertisements. The NFL, with its powerful media presence, has a great opportunity to help the suffering people around the world.

The Favre Watch Is Back On

Posted 10.24.2013 | Sports

The Favre Watch is back on, all day. The St. Louis Rams may be having a problem finding a reliable quarterback with starter Sam Bradford sidelined...

Harvin Does It All

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 12.07.2012 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS — Percy Harvin gave Minnesota another big lift. With Harvin's variety-pack production, Adrian Peterson's post-injury resurgence and...

Plax Catches Three TDs As Jets Stage Second-Half Comeback Against Chargers

AP | DENNIS WASZAK Jr. | Posted 12.23.2011 | Sports

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — One trip into the end zone wasn't enough for Plaxico Burress. Neither was two....

Freeman Leads Bucs To Comeback Win Over Vikings

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 11.18.2011 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS — Josh Freeman and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers retreated to the locker room after an awful first half, still confident they could win d...

Brees Dominates In Saints Preseason Victory

AP | By JOSH DUBOW | Posted 10.29.2011 | Sports

OAKLAND, Calif. -- There's nothing like a trip to Oakland to get Drew Brees ready for the regular season. Brees threw for 189 yards and led New Orlea...

Titans Wide Receiver Wanted By Police

AP | TERESA M. WALKER | Posted 08.13.2011 | Sports

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Titans receiver Kenny Britt has two arrest warrants outstanding in Tennessee, and he is suspected of providing inaccurate inf...