The misguided U.S.-led invasion of Iraq set events in motion leading to the current crisis…

The news streaming from Afghanistan as the Taliban storm back into power is as breathtaking as it is tragic. While I never personally served in Afghanistan, I can’t help but to feel a sense of national loss and disappointment. As a Soldier and a student of American foreign policy, I…

I nearly met my fate in this roundabout, but I do miss it. (Courtesy Google)

Of all the things I miss about living in the United Kingdom, I think roundabouts are the most underrated.

Driving in Britain was a hair-raising adventure, and roundabouts made them even more so until I got comfortable with them. I think I’m a pretty solid driver most of the time…

Racism’s threat to U.S. national security

The water’s edge Sen. Vandenburg was talking about was oceanic, not memorial.

U.S. Senator Arthur Vandenberg said Americans must stop “partisan politics at the water’s edge.” Senator Vandenberg then supported President Harry Truman’s foreign policy initiatives, including the Marshall Plan, the Truman Doctrine, and the creation of NATO.[1] This Republican senator’s support for a president’s priorities…

This denarius is inscribed with Emperor Tiberius’ profile. Tiberius was the Emperor of Rome from…

Jesus feeding the five thousand continues the series of miracles Jesus performed after He began His ministry on Earth. See John 6:1–15.

“Lifting up his eyes, then, and seeing that a large crowd was coming towards him, Jesus said to Philip, “Where are we to buy bread, so that these…

Thoughts on Jesus’ triumphant arrival in Jerusalem for Passover

Jesus enters Jerusalem and the crowds welcome him, by Pietro Lorenzetti — http://www.aiwaz.net/panopticon/lorenzetti-pietro/gc58p0, Public Domain…

“At first his disciples did not understand all of this. Only after Jesus was glorified did they realize that these things had been written about him and that these things had been done to him.”John 12:16

Jesus made his…

Irvin Oliver is the author of this post. The views expressed here are solely those of the author. No endorsement by the U.S. Army or the Department of Defense is implied or expressed.

Landpower is Indispensable

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