Watch Donald Trump's flailing debate defense of his inaccurate Iraq War opposition

The record shows that Donald Trump initially supported the Iraq war. He disagrees.


Lester Holt is fact-checking Donald Trump, and it's more uncomfortable than we imagined

Lester Holt pressed Donald Trump on past statements in support of the Iraq War.

Donald Trump wants you to think he tells it like it is. His Iraq War lies show he doesn’t.

Trump's obfuscation of his Iraq War support could hurt his "tell-it-like-it-is" image.

What Everyone Gets Wrong About 'American Sniper,' According to a Former Soldier

"While history, as they say, is written by the victors, modern depictions of war are rarely written by soldiers."

An Atheist's Obituary Reveals Everything Wrong With How America Talks About Atheism

Even a deceased veteran can't escape being lectured.

This Top Pentagon Official Has a Major Wake-Up Call For American Warmongers

Is the world really any safer?


What Is 'Aiding The Enemy'?

Bradley Manning is being charged with "aiding the enemy" but what does that really mean?

This Soldier Has 2,746 Confirmed Kills But Doesn't Want to Be Called a Hero

Sergeant Dillard Johnson is one of the deadliest U.S. soldiers on the record. But as he himself would be the first to tell you, that might not be something we want to celebrate.

Howard Kurtz Fired: Given Lack Of Standards, He'll Live to Pundit Another Day

Howard Kurtz is not alone. Plenty of pundits make major errors, but the real question is, who is calling them out?

10-Year Iraq War Anniversary: Iraq War Project Will Change Your Perspective

The Iraq 10 Year Project gives names, faces, and feeling to the losses that America (and the world) suffered during the war.

Iraq War Will End Up Costing At Least $6 Trillion

The costs of war can be seen not only in the trillions spent and wasted but on the wealth, innovation, and economic progress that could have been created on the free market instead.


Iraq War Anniversary: How Should We Commemorate?

Commemorating the 10th year of War in Iraq requires a perspective that many Americans find difficult to accept, including the author. War is measured in "blood and treasure" but there is more.

Chuck Hagel Secretary Of Defense: Confirmation Fight Will Be About Vision

Looking back on his service in war and in Congress, a strong case (and easy) case can be made for the nomination of Chuck Hagel as secretary of defense.

Libertarian Anti-War Remarks Are False: Remember That Our Troops Do Fight For Our Freedom

America owes much of its strength to the troops that volunteer to suffer and sacrifice so the average American doesn't have to. If that isn't fighting for freedom, I don't know what is.