Opinion

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“Bride Flight”: South Seas film for grownups

This is a highly recommended movie. It's an excellent, well-crafted feature and  a realistic slice of life, albeit in an unusual milieu.

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U.S. prepares dangerous Iraq exit

This summer the U.S. may be facing its "most dangerous remaining mission" in Iraq - getting our troops out.

Victory Day celebrated abroad

Here in the U.S. May 8th is called "Victory in Europe" day. We should celebrate it more than we do.

150 years later, a new battle over labor

Our country today, April 12, marks the 150th anniversary of the official start of the Civil War with the firing on Fort Sumter.

The Civil War, our fiery trial

150 years ago today, the first shots of the American Civil War were fired.

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The "good" war's invisible wounds

Mythologizing and romanticizing World War II ignores its complex legacy.

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A real "moment of truth"

There is another way to turn around the annual deficit and ultimately eliminate the national debt.

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Killing Libya in order to save it

Once again the U.S. is using depleted uranium munition, this time in Libya.

Humanitarian intervention or regime change?

I was suspicious of the UN Security Council's establishment of a Libya no fly zone from the beginning, and events seem to be proving me right.

Tax-deductible invasions

However, there is a solution to knowing if Americans want a war or not. Tax checkoff.

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