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  • Mothers aid military personnel in the names of their fallen sons

    Mothers aid military personnel in the names of their fallen sons
    They didn't know each other before the war. But loss united them, and friendship helps sustain them.
  • 'Thanks' just isn't enough

    The names sit like scattered ashes, enough sacrifice to turn an entire page gray as a tombstone on Memorial Day weekend. Nearly 500 California troops have been killed in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan since 2001. The list takes us from Roberto Abad,...

    The real 'blowback' behind Osama

    On April 17, 1987, Osama bin Laden led 120 of his most fierce Arab mujahedin into battle. The attack was planned for months and billed as a major offensive for the warriors of God against the atheistic Soviet Red Army and its apostate Afghan puppets....

    Tragedy and evil

    Denial is a powerful survival mechanism. How else could the human race go on while confronted with daily evidence of its own unspeakable behavior? Yet some events are so tragic that they demand we stop blocking out the pain and try at the very least to...

    McManus: A ticking clock on Syria

    McManus: A ticking clock on Syria
    The interventionist liberals of the Obama administration were a doleful bunch last week. It was the 20th anniversary of the siege of Sarajevo, when a Bosnian Serb army battered a city full of civilians with artillery while the United States issued...