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Choosing China Patterns With Tim Cook

Greg White | Posted 11.12.2014 | Comedy
Greg White

Tim's perfect. He's obviously brave; but look behind the silver fox. I see a man that can figure out gadgets. I have three remotes for one television. No clue what two of them do.

Pin-Ups for Vets Documentary Models Glam It Up While Raising Funds for Their Fellow Veterans

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 11.05.2014 | Arts
Ashley Jude Collie

Veterans Day is a time to remember the past as well as the ongoing courage and sacrifice of our enlisted men and women. It's also a time to pitch in and help. An inspired woman, lovely Gina Elise, and her team are releasing a documentary, Pin-Ups for Vets, that honors them all.

Everything's an Adventure: An Interview With TNT Reality Star Greg White

Court Stroud | Posted 12.02.2014 | Gay Voices
Court Stroud

In addition to taping a reality series, White recently completed his first book, a memoir entitled The Pink Marine. A few days ago I chatted with this bi-coastal, polo-playing, sixth-generation Texan with a voracious appetite for life.

10 Leadership Lessons from a Combat Logistician

Scott DiMarco | Posted 10.21.2014 | Business
Scott DiMarco

Where ever you work: be it in an office, a factory, in sales, or even a library, we all were the new person at some point in our career. Weathering out a tough situation is never a comfortable proposition, but it is part of the human condition.

Turnaround Management: The Who, What, How, and Why -- It's All About Leadership!

Ian Sephton | Posted 10.10.2014 | Business
Ian Sephton

"Turnaround management" gets thrown around a lot and like most B-school buzzwords it has lost some of its meanings. What does it take to turnaround an organization?

Human Trafficking: the Contemporary Form of Slavery

Gen. Charles C. Krulak | Posted 07.27.2014 | College
Gen. Charles C. Krulak

The demand for this slave labor derives from the search for commercial sex or cheap labor. So why isn't the current slave trade an issue of more concern?

Memorial Day Memories

Zachary Bell | Posted 07.26.2014 | Impact
Zachary Bell

For too long I suppressed my feelings and allowed hate, anger and pain to engulf my life, and it almost cost me everything. Now I feel as if I have finally found my place in the world and I work every day toward becoming a better man and trying to find a way to honor the memory of my fallen comrades.

Once a Marine... Now a Spartan

Greg White | Posted 07.09.2014 | Fifty
Greg White

It's good to be alive. Recently, as I boarded a bus in Malibu to compete in one of those Spartan Races, memories of arriving at Parris Island to join the Marine Corps popped into my head. The Spartan Race is as challenging as any USMC event.

Wisdom Does Not Always Follow Age

Zachary Bell | Posted 06.02.2014 | Impact
Zachary Bell

Imagine how Marines all over the country feel as they remember fighting for their lives and how they feel now, or try to imagine what it's like to come home and realize the memory of who you were is better than the reality of who you are.

Boston and Beyond

Andrew Lubin | Posted 06.22.2013 | Impact
Andrew Lubin

The only redeeming feature of this past week was watching how Boston reacted to this senseless tragedy. A torrent of aid workers and others raced to assist and used direct pressure and impromptu tourniquets to keep the injured alive.

I Think That 59 People Don't Like Me Anymore Because I Support Gay Rights

Stacy Bare | Posted 03.17.2013 | Gay Voices
Stacy Bare

In many ways I owe these 59 people an apology that they only found out now that I support the civil rights of all American service members, regardless of race, religion, sexual identity, or gender.

Mentoring the Afghan Forces: The Advisor Training Group

Andrew Lubin | Posted 12.16.2012 | Impact
Andrew Lubin

A stable country needs a competent army and police to protect its citizens, and in Afghanistan the army and police are being mentored by Marines trained specifically for the task by the Advisor Training Group.

'Gator Boys': Severely Injured Veteran Wrestles An Alligator

Posted 07.02.2012 | TV

On "Gator Boys" (Sun., 9 p.m. EST on Animal Planet) Paul Bedard and Jimmy Riffle helped make a wounded veteran's dream come true. Todd Love, Corpor...

The Spirit Of Memorial Day: Remembering Those Who Didn't Return

Andrew Lubin | Posted 07.27.2012 | Impact
Andrew Lubin

That's the spirit of Memorial Day; it's the remembrance of those who didn't come back alive, and a celebration of the esprit-de-corps and how they lived their lives.God bless the United States and those who stand watch over us tonight.

Sixth Grader Told To Hide Marine Corps Shirt Give By Brother

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 05.23.2012 | Education

When Jordan Griffith, a 13-year-old student at South Jones Elementary School in Elliseville, Miss., wore to school a shirt in support of his brother, ...

Sitting Judgment on Our Troops: Photo Controversies and the Media

Andrew Lubin | Posted 06.26.2012 | Media
Andrew Lubin

But in today's highly politicized world the newspapers can't win: If they publish, they're called anti-American defeatists, yet if they don't publish they're complicit in a cover-up and tools of the Pentagon.

Gay U.S. Marine Caught In Homecoming Smooch: 'Love Is Love'

Posted 03.01.2012 | Gay Voices

It continues to be the photo seen around the world: a U.S. Marine caught in a passionate lip-lock with his boyfriend during a homecoming. But Mari...

Photo Of U.S. Marine Caught In Passionate Homecoming Lip-Lock Goes Viral

Posted 02.27.2012 | Gay Voices

A homecoming photo of a U.S. Marine caught in a passionate lip-lock with his boyfriend has gone viral in the blogosphere after it was posted on Facebo...

Robert J. Arrotta: The Mightiest Corporal in the Marine Corps

Beth Crumley | Posted 03.13.2012 | Impact
Beth Crumley

A friend once told me that as long as a Marine is remembered he is not dead. Robert J. Arrotta is part of Marine Corps history.

I'll Be Home for Christmas -- Marines in WWII

Beth Crumley | Posted 02.21.2012 | Impact
Beth Crumley

This year, as we gather with friends and family to enjoy the traditions we hold dear, stop and remember those who have spent their Christmases away from their loved ones, in service to this country.

Honoring Our Nations Veterans as Cancer Stricken Soldiers Go Ignored

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

Our military has already chosen to die for their country -- but does that include by the hand of Big Pharma too?

The Runaway General, Part II: General Conway

Robert Greenwald and Derrick Crowe | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Robert Greenwald and Derrick Crowe

President Obama needs to come out right now and reiterate that there will be a drawdown that begins no later than July 2011 and that it will involve significant numbers of U.S. troops.

Legendary Marine Corps Tactic Still Relevant

Ed Hooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ed Hooper

Pentagon budget trimming is unquestionably needed, but eliminating proven military tactics is a dangerous risk.

Is This Any Way to Treat Our Heroes?

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joan E. Dowlin

43% of homeless males over 25 are veterans. What kind of a country are we when the men and women who fight for us overseas return to a system that neglects and discards them at home?

Marine Corps Birthday 2009: USMC Delivers Birthday Message (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Today, November 10, the United States Marine Corps celebrates its 234th birthday, and social media is commemorating the historic date. The official...