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U.S. military should put religious freedom at the front
What must stop is the concept that America needs to conquer the world for Christ.
 
Celebration and concern mark the end of ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2011; 1:51 PM)
 
U.S. model for a future war fans tensions with China and inside Pentagon
(The Washington Post, August 1, 2012; 6:10 PM)
 
‘Leading from behind’ in the Middle East? Force buildup tells a different story.
(The Washington Post, August 13, 2012; 7:28 PM)
 
House approves measure to have military branches share one camouflage pattern
(The Washington Post, June 14, 2013; 5:35 PM)
 
Military suicides rise to a record 349, topping number of troops killed in combat
(The Washington Post, January 14, 2013; 4:28 PM)
 
Army, Marines take brunt of war wounds
(The Washington Post, April 9, 2014; 7:37 AM)
 
Pentagon grapples with sex crimes by military recruiters
(The Washington Post, May 12, 2013; 6:55 PM)
 
Pentagon to move ‘expeditiously’ to lift ban on women in combat roles
(The Washington Post, January 24, 2013; 2:54 PM)
 
Pentagon budget set to shrink next year
(The Washington Post, January 26, 2012; 2:12 PM)
 
Sex assaults in the military: An epidemic that is being ignored
(The Washington Post, May 16, 2013; 5:31 PM)
 
‘Don’t quit’: Why a Post writer signed up for 12 hours of hell.
(The Washington Post, August 23, 2013; 10:00 AM)
 
Women in combat: ‘First the gays. Now the broads.’
(The Washington Post, January 24, 2013; 1:42 PM)
 
U.S. needs millions more to complete Afghanistan’s ‘Pentagon’
(The Washington Post, December 8, 2013; 7:00 AM)
 
‘Little America’ excerpt: Obama’s troop increase for Afghan war was misdirected
(The Washington Post, June 22, 2012; 10:47 AM)
 
With 10 patterns, U.S. military branches out on camouflage front
(The Washington Post, May 8, 2013; 2:35 PM)
 
Three women pass Marine ‘grunt’ test, but Corps holds off on letting them in infantry
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2013; 9:05 AM)
 
Duffel Blog makes fun of military absurdities — and has the Pentagon laughing, too
(The Washington Post, December 1, 2013; 6:24 PM)
 
Kony 2013: U.S. quietly intensifies effort to help African troops capture infamous warlord
(The Washington Post, October 28, 2013; 6:15 PM)
 
U.S., Australia to broaden military ties amid Pentagon pivot to SE Asia
(The Washington Post, March 26, 2012; 6:13 PM)