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Scant foreign support for Syria strikes
Aug. 30, 2013
President Barack Obama is poised to become the first U.S. leader in three decades to attack a foreign nation without mustering broad international support or acting in direct defense of Americans.
How service members seek conscientious objector status
Jul. 24, 2013
Now that the armed forces is voluntary enlistment, we may think that service members no longer seek conscientious objector status. That's not the case. We learn more about the application process for conscientious status.
Filipino veteran fights for recognition
Jul. 19, 2013
Amado Bartolome fought against America's enemies in WWII. Decades on, he's asking for military benefits he sorely needs. But according to the U.S. Army, he never served.
The Stephen Rodrick interview
May. 23, 2013
Stephen Rodrick's 'The Magical Stranger: A Son's Journey Into His Magical Life,' explores the life of his father, a Navy pilot who died when his plane crashed into the ocean.
Where was Rep. Tammy Duckworth at 25?
May. 14, 2013
At 25, Rep. Tammy Duckworth was just beginning her career as a helicopter pilot for the Illinois Army National Guard.
Chicago greets General MacArthur
Apr. 26, 2013
A controversial military hero visits the city, and 3 million people turn out to greet him.
'The Predator' A Passion Play for the Drone Era by Jack Gilroy
Mar. 29, 2013
, his play that is being used by groups around the country to explore issues related to drone warfare and the larger questions of the militarization of our society.
Local Pearl Harbor anniversary event salvages old plane
Dec. 7, 2012
A World War II fighter plane - now under siege by invasive species - was lifted out of Lake Michigan in honor of the anniversary of Pearl Harbor.
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