Homeward Bound: A Memoir

Homeward Bound: A Memoir

It was soft, the feeling of my chin resting on my flak jacket. Mesopotamia danced in red-orange flame and moonlight. The crackling of a thousand fires in a city was strangely silent while a drumbeat of soft explosions in the distance lulled my mind to sleep. Shattering the peace, a cacophony of anger barked from…

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The Normalcy of Donald J. Trump

The Normalcy of Donald J. Trump

This is #NotNormal. In the weeks and months after the 2016 Presidential Election, this hashtag became an instant hit on left-wing Twitter. Conceptually, the hashtag went hand in hand with the anti-Bush “Selected, Not Elected” slogan. But this time instead of trying to delegitimize the way a President entered into office, the left wanted to…

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