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Report Reveals Huge Problem In Military

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Students at the U.S. military academies often believe they have to put up with sexist and offensive behavior, a Pentagon report fi...

Molly O'Toole

Meet The Military Class Of 2013, The Future Of U.S. Defense

HuffingtonPost.com | Molly O'Toole | Posted 06.10.2013 | Politics

On Sept. 11, 2001, most of the graduates of the class of 2013 were 10 years old. When the U.S. invaded Iraq in 2003, they weren't yet teenagers. The d...

Ending Violence in a Decade

Robert Koehler | Posted 05.28.2013 | Chicago
Robert Koehler

Yes, now is the time to choose our future, so let us choose one that transcends the insanity and sheer stupidity of violent behavior. This requires personal empowerment. It also requires collective empowerment.

How to Stop Sexual Assault at Military Service Academies: First, Legalize Sex

Bruce Fleming | Posted 04.22.2013 | Politics
Bruce Fleming

Am I saying that sex itself, of any sort, is forbidden at taxpayer-supported military service academies? Yes. As it is, we make it impossible to show them what's wrong with unwanted sex when even wanted sex is against the rules.

LOOK: 12 Free Tuition Colleges

Posted 01.04.2013 | College

To anyone concerned about the rising cost of college, it may be comforting to know that there are still tuition-free schools out there, according to U...

Respect Existence or Expect Resistance

Blake Page | Posted 12.20.2012 | Politics
Blake Page

The command at West Point does not just recommend, encourage or support the exaltation of Christianity around this time of year, but requires it by force of policy under threat of reprimand for any who dissent.

Reported Sex Assaults Spike At Military Academies

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 12.20.2012 | Crime

WASHINGTON -- Reported sexual assaults at the nation's three military academies jumped by 23 percent overall this year, but the data signaled a contin...

The Few, the Proud, the Infantilized

Bruce Fleming | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics
Bruce Fleming

The military is downsizing, and the federal budget is under scrutiny. Do military service academies deserve to continue?

Military Academies Witness Rise In Reported Sexual Assaults, Study Finds

AP/Huffington Post | By BRIAN WITTE | Posted 12.28.2011 | Crime

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- The number of reported sexual assaults at the nation's three major military academies rose overall in the latest academic year from ...

In Praise of 'America's Game'

Michael Simzak | Posted 02.12.2012 | Sports
Michael Simzak

Although the results have not always gone the way I wanted them to, the Army-Navy game has never disappointed.

Major Military Academies Report Significant Rise in Applicants

New York Times | JAMES DAO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The nation's three major military academies said Wednesday that applications for the incoming Class of 2013 were up significantly from previous years,...