A record high number of men and women in jail are committing suicide in the United States. Most incidents do not get major attention and are only known to known to the families of the prisoners involved and the jail staff. Occasionally, suicides get national attention. Last year the death of Sandra...
For your evening reading, check out this Sam Haselby discussion of the United States as a secularist nation, including understanding its Protestant intellectual origins, the heresy of men like Thomas Jefferson and James Madison in pressing for it as the state non-religion for the new nation, and why their goal mostly failed but did not […]
You’ve probably heard of the great battles fought in Europe and the Pacific during WWII, but did you know that part of WWII was fought just miles off the coast of the United States? And that the men taking part in these battles were civilians? Well, my guest today has published a book about this […]
Today is Memorial Day in the United States, a federal holiday to commemorate the memory of the men and women who died serving in the Armed Forces. It's also the end of an interesting month for fans of Captain America. In his 75th year...Show More Summary
As we honor the men and women who have given their lives for the United States this Memorial Day, the 2016 MLB season continues chugging along. The Chicago Cubs appeared to be in danger of losing their stranglehold on the No. 1 spotShow More Summary
From the Charlevoix Courier: There are 400,000 or so funerals each year in the United States for military veterans and active-duty military men and women. They are entitled to a live bugler to play taps, but there are simply not enough buglers in the military to cover these services. Filling the void is Bugles Across […]
Today we Americans remember the men and women who gave their all for our country's protection, prosperity, and liberty. Including the liberty to do this: o.0 And this: >. And, unfortunately, even this: Yeppers. God bless the UAS. Thanks...Show More Summary
Today is Memorial Day in the United States, and our offices are closed as we honor and remember those who gave their lives in service to our country. Just a humble word of thanks to the dedicated men and women of our armed services and...Show More Summary
Greetings, fellow patriots. Today is a day in the United States where we celebrate the brave women and men in the armed forces who gave their lives for their country. Also, it’s a day when a lot of folks barbecue. So in honor of their service, and less so about the barbecue, here is everyone’s favorite G.I. Show More Summary
On Memorial Day weekend it seems appropriate to focus not just on the men and women who gave their lives for the United States and for their loved ones, but also for those who continue to volunteer and sacrifice for our freedoms. A story about one West Point cadet, an immigrant, broke through the noise […]
The United States men's national soccer team put forth a tremendous effort as it took down Bolivia 4-0 on Saturday in Kansas City, Missouri. The friendly was the Americans' final tune-up before the Copa America begins June 3. Here'sShow More Summary
The United States has one more warmup before the real games start. The United States men's national team looked solid on Wednesday, defeating Ecuador in a friendly. On Saturday, they play their final warmup friendly ahead of the Copa...Show More Summary
Surging numbers of Haitians and migrants from other countries have been arriving at the San Ysidro Port of Entry in recent days, hoping for admission to the United States. More than 200 men, women and children were huddled together inside the port’s pedestrian entrance Thursday, sleeping under...
Donald Trump’s version of “pandering” is just an excuse so he can surround himself with white men. White men make up about 30.6 percent of the United States population. In 2012 they made up 35 percent of voters. But according to Donald Trump’s campaign chair, white men make up 100 percent of people who could […]
There are plenty of concerns surrounding the United States men's national team ahead of the 2016 Copa America Centenario, but the one glaring issue that hasn't had a clear-cut solution yet is the play of the back four. It is safe toShow More Summary
"Despite the international success of the members, [they] are consistently paid less than similarly situated members of the United States Men's National Team for doing the same job, regardless of the performance of the teams." The post Senate Passes Resolution Demanding Equal Pay For Women’s Soccer, Still Won’t Pass Equal Pay Bills appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Darlington Nagbe and Christian Pulisic arrived as United States national team stars on Wednesday night against Ecuador. There are two ways you can choose to see that development. The United States men's national team spent 45 minutes playing some of the most boring, turgid soccer of the Jurgen Klinsmann era on Wednesday night. Show More Summary
As he has done on countless occasions in the past, United States men's national team manager Jurgen Klinsmann handed fans hope with his changes after a first half full of lifeless action. Starting with his substitutions at the startShow More Summary
After a sluggish first half, the United States men's national soccer team looked ready for the upcoming Copa America Centenario in June during Wednesday's 1-0 victory over Ecuador in an international friendly at Toyota Stadium in Frisco,...Show More Summary
And it was a beauty. The United States men's national team plodded through most of their Copa America warm-up friendly against Ecuador, but in the 90th minute, they came up with an excellent attacking move and a winner. It came fromShow More Summary