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The US Military Is Using Online Gaming to Recruit Teens

Have a nice time getting banned, my dude,” Army recruiter and gamer Joshua “Strotnium” David told me right before he booted me from the US Army’s Twitch channel. I had just reminded viewers of the United States’ history of atrocities around…

Cuts Can Provoke Restraint

Rather than adopting a strategy of restraint to get savings from the Pentagon, budgetary cuts can be used to produce restraint. A large cut to Pentagon spending could spark an evaluation of priorities and generate support for elements of a…

US Ahead Of Schedule On Afghanistan Pullout

US troop levels in Afghanistan continue to drop, with officials saying that they remain well ahead of schedule, but the Pentagon and the White House are offering conflicting figures on how many troops remain in the country. The Pentagon…