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'A War to the Death': The Ugly Underside of an Iconic Insurgency  War on the Rocks

Remy Mauduit, The Insurgent Among Us: My Life as a Rebel, French Officer and Desertor (Independently published, 2018). History and time can obscure.

Afghan War Casualty Report: April 12-18  The New York Times

At least 76 pro-government forces and 12 civilians were killed in Afghanistan during the past week.

Socialist! Capitalist! Economic Systems as Weapons in a War of Words  The New York Times

The economist Joseph Stiglitz discusses Bernie Sanders, social policy and how we define ourselves ? and one another.

Trump now owns the Yemen war  The Washington Post

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Jason Kenney and the New Alliance on Canada?s Right  The New York Times

Unlike many other governments in Canada, including the federal Liberals under Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the United Conservative Party under Jason ...

Mueller Findings Kick Off a Political Tug of War That?s Only Just Beginning  The New York Times

Democrats appear to be gearing up, with Representative Jerrold Nadler of New York describing the report as a road map to holding the president accountable.

Ex-president: Peace possible when all Afghans sit together  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Afghanistan's former President Hamid Karzai said Friday that peace in his homeland, ravaged by more than 17 years of war, will only be possible when Afghans ...

Hoping for peace, Ukraine?s voters appear likely to elect a comedian as president  The Washington Post

ZAPORIZHIA, Ukraine ? Zoya Troshina plans to vote for a comedian for president on Sunday. She says she wants peace in her country. ?At any price,? she ...

War games shed light on real-world strategies  The Conversation - US

War games let you test your political and military acumen right at your kitchen table ? while also helping you appreciate how decision-makers are limited by the ...

Good Times: Alliance -- Things to do in the Carnation City  The-review

Greater Alliance Carnation FestivalLocation: VariousDates: Aug. 1-11Description: For nearly six decades, the festival has been held offering the Alliance area ...

Is cyberwarfare war? Insurers balk at paying for some cyberattacks  Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

In Ukraine, a cyberattack can mean a freezing night without power. But in the United States, it often seems like just one more unavoidable hassle of modern life.

The Longest War Needs Fresh Thinking  The Wall Street Journal

Congress should call a bipartisan panel of experts to examine the antiterror effort.

The War on Stretch IRAs Resumes  Forbes

The Stretch IRA is a valuable estate planning tool, but a bipartisan group in Congress wants to end it.

Alliance of American Football Files for Bankruptcy  The Wall Street Journal

The Alliance of American Football, a professional football league that suspended operations after less than two months of competition, has filed for bankruptcy.

Medal of Honor review sought for minority World War I heroes  POLITICO

Congress is preparing to order the Pentagon to review the records of scores of decorated soldiers who served in World War I to determine if they were denied ...

Japan's World War II poster propaganda against Britain in India  Quartz

Against a blood-splattered background, a brown, turbaned man is shown with his forefinger outstretched, angrily pointing, almost out of the poster and at the ...

I Went to War on America's Last Battleship: They Won't Ever Sail Again  The National Interest Online

What was it like serving in USS Wisconsin, the Iowa-class battleship that now adorns the Norfolk, Virginia riverside as a maritime museum?

ONU Wind Orchestra performing 'Give Us This Day'  Lima Ohio

ADA ? The Ohio Northern University Wind Orchestra, with conductor Antoine T. Clark, will perform ?Give Us This Day? at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 26, in the Freed ...

Inside Axel Springer?s war with AdBlock Plus  Digiday

In Germany, the war between premium publishers and ad-blocker company Eyeo continues to rage. Axel Springer remains undeterred by a string of court-case ...

Netanyahu Means War | by Fawaz A. Gerges  Project Syndicate

As Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu heads into a fifth term after running an openly racist and chauvinistic election campaign, the lasting consequences ...

War of the Worlds  NPR

The Sunni-Shia divide is a conflict that most people have heard about - two sects with Sunni Islam being in the majority and Shia Islam the minority. Exactly how ...

Calls for cease fire in ?visa war? targeting Chinese and US academics  South China Morning Post

While negotiators may be close to ending the trade war, an atmosphere of suspicion between the US and China remains in academic exchanges.

First Listen: Craig Finn, 'I Need A New War'  NPR

The world-weary characters of Craig Finn's latest solo release, I Need A New War, have every right to call it a day. They crash on couches after accidents that ...

Advocates share war and success stories at  Inside Higher Ed

General education is under threat, but it's worth the fight. Advocates share war and success stories at Inside Higher Ed event.

A Photographer Confronts His Family?s Tragic Past in Colombia?s War  The New York Times

Colombia's bloody conflict left Andres Cardona an orphan. After years of covering how political violence devastated others, he now looks at how it changed his ...

Alliance fire, business push app to assist EMTs  The-review

An Alliance funeral home is underwriting the cost of an app they think will save lives. Cassaday-Turkle-Christian Funeral and Cremation *Service* is putting its ...

Trump Vetoes Measure to Force End to U.S. Involvement in Yemen War  The New York Times

WASHINGTON ? President Trump vetoed a bipartisan resolution on Tuesday that would have forced an end to American military involvement in Saudi Arabia's ...

The Only Way America Could Beat Russia or China in a War  The National Interest Online

Victory in combat ? as well as a successful transition to an enduring peaceful future ? remains possible only with the most lethal, disciplined, physically fit, ...

Remains of Korean War soldier declared MIA identified  ArmyTimes.com

Remains belonging to a soldier from Tennessee who was killed in the Korean War have been identified nearly seven decades after he was declared missing in ...

The All-Female Big Bands That Made History During World War II  NPR

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Christian McBride of Jazz Night in America about the forgotten all-female big bands that toured the United States during World ...

Maine Voices: After trade war, it's unclear if Beijing, Washington can forge productive relationship  Press Herald

The United States and China are under pressure to resolve their trade dispute, but even an agreement will leave unsettled the relationship between the world's ...

US Ignored Russia's Nuclear War Prevention Pact ? Reports  The Moscow Times

Russia sent the United States a draft joint declaration on how to prevent nuclear war, only to never hear back from Washington, the Kommersant business daily ...

Pain Patients Get Relief from War on Opioids  Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...

War on the Rocks Needs a New Managing Editor, Starting this Summer  War on the Rocks

War on the Rocks is looking for a full-time managing editor, as our current managing editor is heading off to graduate school. The managing editor is.

Mexico's President Says the War on Drugs Is Over. Not All Mexicans Agree.  The Nation

AMLO's new drug policies are a gamble, with implications on everything from internal displacements to international relations.

U.N. Command: 'Peace trails' to open soon on Korea's DMZ  UPI News

Tourists may soon be able to hike on "DMZ Peace Trails" into the demilitarized zone that separates North and South Korea, the United Nations Command said.

China?s hi-tech dream ?under bigger threat than trade war?  South China Morning Post

Gu Qiang, who helped craft the industrial modernisation plan, says structural issues at firms could hamper China's pursuit of hi-tech manufacturing dominance.

Bonn Library Recovers More Than 600 Books Looted After World War II  Smithsonian.com

The trove was flagged after a Belgian woman unwittingly tried to auction the stolen books.

International rivalries are driving Libya towards war, UN warns  Financial Times

The UN has warned that international rivalries and support for competing Libyan factions has helped push the oil-rich north African state to the brink of full-blown ...

SEAL Charged With War Crimes To Remain Behind Bars  KPBS

A U.S. Navy SEAL charged with war crimes will not be released before his trial, despite a Tweet from the President. Chief Eddie Gallagherwas was taken into ...

SCS Participates in Phase One of the Circular Plastics Alliance  waste360

Styrenics Circular Solutions (SCS), the joint industry initiative to increase the circularity of styrenic polymers, has participated in the first round of working ...

How Climate Became Germany?s New Culture War  The New York Times

BERLIN ? When Christian Lindner, the head of Germany's Liberal party, recently said that there was a ?culture war on cars? in his country, people laughed it off ...

Americans Are Really Afraid of a Looming World War  Mother Jones

Here's another interesting GSS chart for you. I still haven't extracted the data I went there for, but I'll get to it eventually. In the meantime, check this out: There are ...

Is the American Psychological Association Addicted to Militarism and War?  CounterPunch

When hijacked planes hit their targets on the morning of September 11, 2001, the American Psychological Association (APA) sprang into action. Within hours ...

White House war on regulations poised to pass goal 'more than 31 times'  Washington Examiner

The Trump administration's war on Obama-era regulations is set to nearly double this year's goal ? and potentially go much further ? after getting off to a slow ...

UUP leaflet says Alliance votes with 'IRA political wing'  BBC News

The Alliance Party has condemned an election leaflet that claimed its Belfast councillors had a record of "voting with the Provisional IRA's political wing".

This soldier was a ?hero among heroes.? So why was he denied a Medal of Honor?  Washington Post

After the way he fought in World War I, William Butler's race shouldn't have mattered. But it did.

Review: 'Outer Peace' expresses youth disillusion through music  The Dartmouth

This past January, Toro y Moi (also known as Chaz Bear) released his sixth album, ?Outer Peace.? Inspired by the electronic dance music of Daft Punk and Wally ...

Kona Grill and its former CEO go to war  Restaurant Business Online

Lawsuits between the chain and former chief executive Jim Kuhn paint a picture of a company that grew too fast then cut too many costs to.

This Marine Videographer Went Rogue To Show the Brutal Reality of War  Reason

Miles Lagoze: "They weren't really watching an 18-year-old Combat Camera kid and where he was going, what he was filming."

Russia Warns U.S. 'Getting Ready' for War on Venezuela, China Says Leave Cuba Alone Too  Newsweek

Russia warned that "U.S. military action in Venezuela is not an abstraction, but a possible reality that is admitted in Washington." China echoed similar concerns ...

Writing Women at War  Foreign Policy

Long before the #MeToo movement began to spread across the world, women had started playing increasingly prominent roles in armies around the globe, from ...

A Bulgarian vulture's odyssey into Yemeni war zone  BBC News

Nelson was in a tight corner, tied up and imprisoned by men who believed he was a spy. It didn't look good. When he was captured, they found a satellite tracker ...

Growing Freedom: Q&A with Yoko Ono on art, peace and the Montreal Bed-In  Montreal Gazette

As the 50th anniversary of the Bed-In approaches, a major exhibition of Ono's artwork opens at the Fondation Phi pour l'art contemporain.

This mesmerizing video of a strange tree phenomenon can bring peace to your day  AccuWeather.com

Scientists are still stumped by this behavior shown by trees, but here are a few theories to ponder while you watch this captivating video.

US spends 1000 times more on war than peace, presidential candidate Marianne Williamson says  PolitiFact

Self-help author and Oprah Winfrey confidante Marianne Williamson is one of the many Democrats running for president in 2020. She was asked recently on ...

Will the Mueller Report Make the New Cold War Even Worse?  The Nation

How the long-anticipated report addresses?or ignores?Russiagate allegations will be vital for US-Russian relations.

Army Secretary Reveals Weapons Wishlist for War with China & Russia  Defense One

Army Secretary Mark Esper says he wants to shift money away from light vehicles and cargo helicopters made for ?different conflicts? of the past. U.S. Army ...

Vets for Peace to Barbara Lee: Support Manning and Assange  CounterPunch

Veterans for Peace has issued a press release in support of both Wikileaks founder Julian Assange and former US army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning, ...

Hollywood writers escalate war with lawsuit against talent agencies  CNN

Los Angeles (CNN Business) The Writers Guild of America has escalated its war against talent agents, filing a lawsuit on Wednesday against the four major ...

Where the war on weed still rages  Washington Post

In some jurisdictions, marijuana possession cases account for over 40 percent of all arrests.

Remains of Korean War Soldier from Tennessee Identified  Military.com

MEMPHIS, Tenn. ? Remains belonging to a soldier from Tennessee who was killed in the Korean War have been identified nearly seven decades after he was ...

Israel Uses Animal Rights to Distract From War Crimes  Truthout

As unarmed Palestinians continued to be ?gunned down like birds on their own land,? in the words of human rights lawyer Noura Erakat, news of an avian ...

Peace in the Tech Patent Wars  The Wall Street Journal

Good news, there's peace in California. Cupertino-based Apple and San Diego chipmaker Qualcomm on Tuesday declared an armistice in their world-wide ...

From Polson to war and back: WWII paratrooper remembers D-Day  The Missoulian

POLSON ? His memories of D-Day come in fits and starts.

Ceremony to honor Civil War-era soldier | Local News  Danville Commercial News

CATLIN ? The long-forgotten grave of an African-American soldier who spent a decade in *service* to his country will be dedicated Saturday by several veterans' ...

Forget the cold war. There can be no victor in US-China rivalry  South China Morning Post

In the battle between the two essentially capitalist economic models ? China's state capitalism and America's financial capitalism ? neither is immune from a ...

Beto Talks About the Costs of War  The Nation

Presidential contender O'Rourke says we have ?completely forgotten? our constitutional responsibility to lawfully declare and end wars.

Northern Irish police call for peace in name of killed journalist  The Guardian

Police in Northern Ireland have issued a call for peace in memory of the journalist Lyra McKee, who died after being shot during rioting in Derry on Thursday ...

Pelosi?s warnings on Brexit and Irish peace pact trigger tense talks with British  Washington Post

DUBLIN ? House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's warnings about Brexit, the Irish peace pact and implications for U.S. trade with Britain have triggered some tense ...

Volvo Shifts Plans For Its US-Made Cars Amid China Trade War  NPR

Volvo is a Chinese-owned Swedish company making cars in the U.S. When it decided to set up a plant in South Carolina to build cars to ship around the world, ...

Memories of war still vivid | News  Norfolk Daily News

It's been almost 74 years since Erwin ?Buss? Michaelsen flew over Japan.

Epic vs. Steam: the console war reimagined on the PC  The Verge

There's a war brewing in the video game industry, and it's getting uglier by the day. Steam, the longtime leading digital distributor of PC games, is facing a ...

This 1938 book on addiction could have stopped the war on drugs  Salon

Have you ever thought: Who am I? What the hell am I doing? And how did I get here of all places? Probably at some point in your life, if not on a daily basis, ...

Parents protest staff resignations at Prince of Peace school  WDJT

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Parents of Prince of Peace students say they were told that the principal, dean of instruction, and a social worker all resigned. Parents ...

When It Comes to War, We're Just Getting Started  The Nation

The Global War on Terror has become the Pentagon's greatest tool in waging endless military campaigns.

Unearthing the ghosts of Northern Ireland's dirty war with Patrick Radden Keefe: podcast & transcript  NBC News

No war can last forever, and when peace comes, those who lived through the horror of violence and hatred have to find a way to live with each other. So it is in ...

God of War collector surprised with record title after meeting game's developers  Guinness World Records

With 570 items, a Mexican resident has the largest collection of God of War memorabilia. Emanuel Mojica Rosas of Jalisco, Nayarit, started his private collection ...

One of the first to join WACs in World War II, a trailblazer turns 100 on Easter Sunday.  Wisconsin Rapids Tribune

Sara Parsons of Wisconsin Rapids, about to turn 100 years old, reflects on her trailblazing years in the WACs during World War II.

Bond maturities are the result of a tug-of-war  The Economist

IMAGINE TWO countries that differ only in the scale of public debt. In Vulgaria it is 50% of GDP; in Freedonia it is 5%. Vulgaria used the proceeds of its extra ...

Captain America Got Short-Changed in Infinity War to Set Up Avengers: Endgame  Gizmodo

Captain America wasn't exactly on the sidelines in Avengers: Infinity War, but for a character of his importance, he certainly played a smaller role. According to ...

Alliance Party urges break from orange and green  BBC News

Leader Naomi Long calls for change in NI politics as she launches council election manifesto.

WOTR Podcast: Fresh Voices on Grand Strategy  War on the Rocks

It's time to rejuvenate America's national debate on grand strategy. And that's just what we try to do in this latest episode, which was recorded at.

The Men Who Went Down With a Lost World War II Aircraft Carrier  The New York Times

When The New York Times Magazine published my story about the hunt for the wreck of the U.S.S. Wasp, an aircraft carrier sunk by torpedoes in the Pacific ...

This Civil War battle literally saw brother against brother  We Are The Mighty

Two immigrant brothers decided to join the army of their home states at the start of the Civil War. The problem was they ended up on opposite sides of the war.

China?s leaders are making sure the economy is stable amid trade war  The Washington Post

BEIJING ? China's economy has again defied President Trump's predictions that it is in trouble, with official statistics showing it grew by a surprisingly robust 6.4 ...

Gabbard says US undermining North Korea peace bid with Venezuela, Iran policies  Fox News

Tulsi Gabbard told Fox News Wednesday evening that the Trump administration was "directly undermining" its own attempts to get North Korea to give up its ...

Remembering the Bay of Pigs: Law and Covert War  Lawfare

A 1962 Justice Department memo offers a rare glimpse of the legal rationale for covert warfare.

Her husband?s government has been excluded from peace talks. But Afghanistan?s first lady is rallying the women.  The Washington Post

KABUL ? For many women in Afghanistan, peace talks between the United States and the Taliban are evoking the darkest days of their lives, when the group ...

Alliance's Farmers' Market on the move - News - The Review - Alliance, OH  The-review

Alliance Farmers' Market will have a new location this season. In its 11th year, the market will open June 22 in the northeast corner of the parking lot at Giant ...

Mirjana Markovic, the ?Lady Macbeth? of War-Torn Serbia, Dies at 76  The New York Times

Mirjana Markovic, who as the wife of Slobodan Milosevic, the Serbian leader accused of war crimes, was so politically powerful that she was branded ?the Lady ...

How Donald Trump Can Reach a Peace Deal with North Korea  The National Interest Online

If Trump's main reason for holding out at Hanoi was only domestic political considerations, then the conclusion of the Mueller probe?with Trump apparently ...

Why does the EU need a ?13bn defence fund? It should be waging peace  The Guardian

The organisation known for pacifism has fallen prey to arms traders, says Andrew Smith of Campaign Against Arms Trade.

War breaks out among Israel studies scholars over journal combating ?anti-Zionist rhetoric?  Haaretz

An organization of Israel studies scholars is facing an internal rebellion over charges that it allowed itself to serve Israel advocacy efforts and compromised its ...

An Afghan War Widower Is Caught Up in a ?Chronic Problem?: Wrongful Deportation  The New York Times

Officials deported the spouse of a U.S. soldier killed in Afghanistan, leaving the couple's 12-year-old daughter to live with her grandparents in Phoenix before the ...

That time Russia and China almost went to nuclear war  We Are The Mighty

As they're now America's two top rivals, it's easy to forget that China and Russia aren't allies and actually have decades of regional rivalry and have been at ...

Ned Ryun: The critical 5G war  Fox News

There's a war going on for your next cell phone network. You might not have heard about it, but last week President Trump made a major move to protect ...

Parents in College Scandal Make a Legal ?Declaration of War?  Bloomberg

Lawyers for the parents indicted in the college admissions scandal are building an arsenal of defenses, taking aim at a conspiracy charge at the heart of the ...

'A pest': Kevin Durant and Patrick Beverley continued their war in Game 3  SF Gate

One of the biggest storylines of the Golden State Warriors' opening round playoff series against the Los Angeles Clippers has been the individual battle between ...

Sri Lankans Accuse Him of Wartime Atrocities. California May Decide.  The New York Times

In the decade since Sri Lanka's civil war ended, a former wartime defense chief has successfully dodged accusations of crimes against humanity. He may soon ...