It turns out that the Empire’s TIE dogfighters can do more than just fly and shoot, they can also grill a mean burger. I present to you the Star Wars TIE Fighter gas grill. The TIE…
By Paul Fitzgerald and Elizabeth Gould The United States has been in a permanent state of war since 1941—creating a fertile ground for biased, one-sided, xenophobic, fake news (or propaganda).
Imperial War Museum exhibition will highlight his love of the region – and his legacy as colonial secretary One of the most controversial and understudied aspects of Winston Churchill’s life – his involvement in the Middle East – is to be the focus of a major new permanent exhibition staged by the Imperial War Museum in London. Show More Summary
By Glen Ford / Black Agenda Report The veteran human rights activist and 2016 Green Party vice presidential candidate believes a renewed anti-war movement is the only antidote to a misguided Congressional Black Caucus.
A century ago Congress declared war on Imperial Germany. It was a bizarre decision: the secure New World voluntarily joined the Old World slaughterhouse, consigning more than 117,000 Americans to death for no intelligible reason. The...Show More Summary
These awesome quick-dry board shorts feature watercolor art of a Rebel/Imperial dogfight and are just the perfect thing to wear if you ever consider hitting the beaches on pre-Rogue One Scarif. Whether you’re swimming the lakes of Naboo,...Show More Summary
A new book published by the Imperial War Museum features a rare collection of color photos from World War II, some of which haven’t been seen in over 70 years. From P-51D Mustangs and Flying Fortresses through to anti-aircraft spotters and flame hurling tanks, these images cast the war in a vibrant new light. Read more...
The new Trump foreign policy is neither neocon interventionist nor Obama appeasement.
The third act of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was one of the most thrilling endings to any Star Wars movie ever. From the space battle above Scarif to the ground battle around the Imperial base on the tropical surface, it was a thoroughly exciting conclusion. Show More Summary
Michael Peck History, Asia An important piece of World War II history that is sometimes forgotten. At noon on April 18, 1942, the citizens of Tokyo looked up into the sky and saw the impossible. Zooming low over the imperial capital was a flight of twin-engined bombers. Show More Summary
The trailer for EA’s new Stars Wars game, Star Wars Battlefront II, features many familiar characters – Yoda, Rey, Darth Maul and more – but is introducing a first: players can choose to play as Imperial Special Forces Commander Iden Versio (voiced by Janina Gavankar, The League, Sleepy Hollow), who is introduced in trailer. Show More Summary
As part of Star Wars Celebration, EA released the first, full trailer for Star Wars Battlefront II. In the game's single-player campaign, players will play as Iden Versio, an Imperial soldier who vows to take down the Rebellion after watching the Death Star II blown up.
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Star Wars Battlefront II will give players a totally new Star Wars experience. And, this time, it’s going to count. Read more...
The re-envisioned Star Wars: Battlefront was a good multiplayer game, but fans knocked it for no single-player campaign. EA and DICE said they learned from the missteps, promising the sequel would have one. But if you were expecting Star Wars Battlefront 2 to be a new take on the Rebel Alliance, think again. Show More Summary
By Glen Ford / Black Agenda Report He will pursue the imperial military offensive that Barack Obama initiated—hoping the “deep state” will have mercy on his presidency.
The rights and ambitions of the Syrian people are irrelevant to these plots and schemes. Far away from Syria, in the air-conditioned offices of think tanks and war rooms sit the intellectuals of our current order. They gaze at maps of Syria – a country to which they have no emotional ties or on whose land they might not have walked. Show More Summary
New information on Star Wars: Battlefront 2 was supposed to be coming during this weekend's Star Wars Celebration, but someone has jumped the planetkiller weapon and the new trailer has hit Imperial Space a few days early. And even though...Show More Summary
America is no different from other imperial powers, ensnared repeatedly in costly, bloody, and eventually futile overseas wars. It’s time to end US military engagements in the Middle East. Drones, special operations, CIA arms supplies, military advisers, aerial bombings — the whole nine yards. Show More Summary
A modest ceremony at the Pentagon marked the decision by Congress on April 6, 1917, to declare war on Imperial Germany.