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'No Fortunate Son': A Talk with Brad Taylor

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 03.10.2015 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Photo:Claudio Marinesco Brad Taylor spent more than 21 years in the U.S. Army Special Forces, including 8 years in the 1st Special Forces Operation...

College Football and Tuesday's Elections

Glen Browder | Posted 12.30.2014 | Politics
Glen Browder

Three of my political science colleagues conducted research showing that winning/losing that Saturday game could boost or cost the incumbent party and its gubernatorial candidate an average of 10 percent in the Tuesday election.

Southern Whites, Non-Southern Whites, Racism, and Obama

Glen Browder | Posted 07.18.2014 | Politics
Glen Browder

At the most recent conference this spring, Jonathan Knuckey (University of Central Florida) presented a particularly blunt characterization of citizens on both sides of the Mason-Dixon line.

9 Striking Photos Reveal The Faces Of Iran's Red Light District

Posted 02.05.2014 | Arts

From 1975 until 1977, photojournalist Kaveh Golestan captured the faces and stories of the women of Tehran's red light district, illuminating the dark...

Gun Company Looks To Break Tradition Of Failure With Survivalist Community

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics

ST. MARIES, Idaho — A group of survivalists wants to build a giant walled fortress in the woods of the Idaho Panhandle, a medieval-style city where ...

Andrea Stone

Steven Munoz, GOP Campaign Worker, Accused In Latest Citadel Sexual Misconduct Case | Andrea Stone | Posted 09.20.2012 | Politics

A former star cadet at the Citadel who worked for the presidential campaigns of Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney has been identified as the suspect in an...

Penn State Knew and Looked the Other Way

Christine Pelosi | Posted 09.12.2012 | Sports
Christine Pelosi

We cannot undo the harm done but for the sake of those brave enough to come forward, we can move forward as a society. What Sandusky and his enablers did was on them -- how we respond to help victims is on us.

Alleged Sex Crime Victim Suing The Citadel

Mount Pleasant, SC Patch | Adam CrispEmail the Author | Posted 02.13.2012 | College


Emails Detail The Citadel Handling Of Abuse Complaint

AP | BRUCE SMITH | Posted 01.31.2012 | College

CHARLESTON, S.C. — An attorney for the South Carolina military college The Citadel hoped to avoid a criminal investigation and a lawsuit by cond...

Saluting Rapists

Robert Koehler | Posted 01.23.2012 | Politics
Robert Koehler

When sex is hidden in the shadows -- when it's something you can't talk about (but you can brag about) -- it easily becomes one more tool of domination, wrapped in an unspeakable shame that preserves its secrecy.

Citadel Leaders Who Covered Up Child Sex Abuse Charges Must Stand Down

Christine Pelosi | Posted 01.13.2012 | College
Christine Pelosi

By their own admission, we know that Citadel's leaders' decision to keep child sex abuse charges involving their alum and employee from police was a moral failure to "duty honor country."

Tour Winston Churchill's Secret Bunker (PHOTOS)

GlobalPost | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

London's wartime past is well-documented, as highlighted last month by events to mark the 70th anniversary of the blitz air raids that left great chun...

A.J. Cronin Goes to Hollywood

David Shasha | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
David Shasha

A.J. Cronin is an important figure for our times because his writing addresses many of the most critical issues we face as a culture. Cronin's Religious Humanism redraws for us the categories in which we can process social activism and religious belief.