The Army has been approved today to award victims of the 2009 Fort Hood shootings with either a Purple Heart or its civilian counterpart.
With the Army on the hunt for a replacement to the Beretta M9, here’s the pistol I think they should go with, and why. Read more
The M9 isn’t perfect, but its lengthy service life should be used to develop something that is. The M9 has a chance to achieve M16 levels of success. Read more
The military should have never gone to the Beretta. Caliber aside, here’s why I would not have chosen the Beretta as the main military service pistol. Read more
On this episode of “We The People”, Marc William Hampton talks about what drove him to join the U.S. Army.
The Obama administration wants to resume negotiations with Taliban in an effort to free Bowe Bergdahl, the only known U.S. soldier to be in held captive by Taliban forces, in exchange for five Taliban prisoners being held at Guantanamo Bay. Read more
He explained, you can’t argue with the system. “They have an automated database, and if it says your hair is green, they are going to go with it,” he said. Read more
Remember as a kid when you’d play ‘rock, paper, scissors’ and then some Smart aleck would end the game by throwing a ‘nuclear bomb!’? Well that’s what the US Army did with the M65 artillery piece—better known as “Atomic Annie”. Read more