War

Ali’s Biggest Win: As Clay v. United States in Supreme Court

Ali’s Biggest Win: As Clay v. United States in Supreme Court

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit “No Viet Cong never called me nigger.” – Muhammad Ali Much of the coverage of Muhammad Ali’s death kind of ducks how polarizing his life was in the 1960s as a brash young black man who loudly touted his own talents and called out the world for what […]

2 Short Clips Featuring Muhammad Ali That Showed His Brilliance And Wisdom

2 Short Clips Featuring Muhammad Ali That Showed His Brilliance And Wisdom

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Long before he converted to Islam and changed his name to Muhammad Ali, Cassius Marcellus Clay already referred to himself as “The Greatest.” In using that description, he was usually referring to his prowess in the boxing ring. But also, he didn’t hesitate to embrace pride in his race and his […]

When This Iraq War Veteran Spoke The Truth, The Crowd Could Not Stop Cheering

When This Iraq War Veteran Spoke The Truth, The Crowd Could Not Stop Cheering

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit I have never seen a veteran address such issues in such a brutally honest way. This video starting making the rounds while the Iraq War was still going on, and it was so interesting to me because I’d never seen a veteran address these things in such a […]

4 Reasons Why We Need To Remember Kent State

4 Reasons Why We Need To Remember Kent State

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The incident at Kent State in 1970 is something we need to remember so that it never happens again. Their names are Jeffrey Miller, Allison Krause, William Knox Schroeder, and Sandra Scheuer. They died at the hands of the Ohio National Guard on May 4, 1970. These are […]

Jimmy Carter: ‘We never dropped a bomb. We never fired a bullet. We never went to war’

Jimmy Carter: ‘We never dropped a bomb. We never fired a bullet. We never went to war’

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Jimmy Carter has some profoundly wise words regarding war and the value of peace from this 2013 interview. “The Vietnam War, I think, was an unnecessary war; the invasion of Iraq was an unnecessary war… We need to be more reluctant to go to war.” – Jimmy Carter […]