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101st Airborne

The Day After Christmas -- Let Us Not Forget

Dorian de Wind | Posted 02.25.2013 | Impact
Dorian de Wind

Let us not forget that there are still so many homes and entire communities where Christmas will never be the same until all out troops are home.

U.S. Military History In Belgium

Andy Kutler | Posted 02.02.2013 | Travel
Andy Kutler

if asked about the bloodiest fighting in American history, few would likely point to a tiny Belgian hamlet called Bastogne, just across the border from Luxembourg.

Army's 101st Airborne Pays High Price For Surge Year

AP | KRISTIN M. HALL | Posted 08.05.2011 | World

JALALABAD, Afghanistan — The soldiers of the Army's famed 101st Airborne Division deployed to Afghanistan confident their counterinsurgency expe...

Afghan War Takes Toll On 101st Airborne

AP | KRISTIN M. HALL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. — The 101st Airborne Division, a force in America's major conflicts since World War II, is seeing its worst casualties in a d...

COIN: A Smashing Success?

Nick Mills | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nick Mills

Our mission should be aimed at empowering the Afghans, not overpowering them. And that doesn't mean simply empowering the Afghan military.

Obama's Wars

Nick Mills | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nick Mills

Insider journalist Bob Woodward has struck again, this time with Obama's Wars. The title itself seems like a bit of Republican disingenuousness, as it was George W. Bush who started both wars.

'Band Of Brothers' Author Stephen Ambrose Accused Of Fabricating Material For Eisenhower Biography

The Guardian | Paul Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

His book Band of Brothers - which chronicled the exploits of one company of US airborne troops in second world war Europe - was turned into a highly p...

General Petraeus Joins Troops Diagnosed With Cancer

R. B. Stuart | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
R. B. Stuart

In 2003 General Petraeus led the troops into the massive battle of "shock and awe" in Operation Iraqi Freedom. The 101st Airborne was the first to pav...

Sentencing of Steve Green in Abeer Death, Command Structure In Iraq

Gail McGowan Mellor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Gail McGowan Mellor

Enlisted people moreover are only one dimension. The truly dangerous distortion is at the top, in the command structures.

"Sister Soldier: A Chronicle of Life After Iraq" - Part I

R. B. Stuart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
R. B. Stuart

My sister Fran's cancer appeared at the beginning of January. She felt tired, bloated, and had an unusual feeling of fullness, and immediately thought her term in Iraq was the culprit.