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  • 1812: Our first war of choice

    In this bicentennial year of the start of the War of 1812, the StarSpangledBaltimore.com website tells us: "The War of 1812 represents what many see as the definitive end of the American Revolution. A new nation, widely regarded as an upstart,...
  • Fugitive Iraq VP Calls His Death Sentence 'Unjust'

    Fugitive Iraq VP Calls His Death Sentence 'Unjust'
    Baghdad -- The vice president of Iraq -- the country's top Sunni politician -- pleaded for calm Monday following his death sentence in absentia, while lashing out at Shiite Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki over what he described as a politically motivated...
  • Ahmed Alsoudani's Collateral Damage

    Ahmed Alsoudani's Collateral Damage
    Ahmed Alsoudani: MATRIX 165 Runs through Jan. 6, 2013, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 600 Main Street, Hartford. (860) 278-2670, wadsworthatheneum.org   Ahmed Alsoudani's meteoric rise as an artist with a worldwide reputation is the sort of...
  • 'Shock And Awe' 10 Years Later: War Was Disaster

    On March 20, 2003, U.S.-led aircraft began the "shock and awe" bombing of Baghdad, starting a war to topple a brutal dictator and remove the threat of his weapons of mass destruction. Iraq would become a reliable U.S. ally, a counterweight to...
  • He says his battle almost over

    Some will say that Tomas Young agreed to die a long time ago. The 33-year-old Iraq war veteran is lying in a bed in Kansas City under hospice care, intent on soon stopping life-sustaining drugs and nourishment. But this is not a preordained event, one...
  • How low can FAU go? A satirical look ahead

    How low can FAU go? A satirical look ahead
    The stomp on Jesus controversy. The Owlcatraz stadium/GEO Group sponsorship controversy. The Sandy Hook massacre-doubting-professor controversy. Think things can't get any worse at Florida Atlantic University? Here's how: An exclusive sneak peek at...
  • At Lookingglass, a tiger tale set in Iraq

    At Lookingglass, a tiger tale set in Iraq
    Can a talking Bengal tiger in the Baghdad zoo serve as both a narrator and a ghost? That might sound like a bizarre question, but it comes to mind presently at the Lookingglass Theatre. The titular big cat in Rajiv Joseph's distinctive drama “...
  • Chuck Hagel: A man to watch -- carefully

    It should be interesting, the confirmation hearings on the nomination of Charles Hagel to be the next secretary of defense of the United States. . . . A lot more interesting than the hearings on John Kerry's nomination as secretary of state or John...
  • Manning held improperly in brig, Marine official testifies

    Manning held improperly in brig, Marine official testifies
    An Army private charged with sending reams of classified documents to the secret-spilling website WikiLeaks was wrongly kept on suicide watch for at least seven days of his nine months' confinement at a Marine Corps brig in Quantico, Va., the Marines'...
  • Accused WikiLeaker Manning says he was punished before trial

    Accused WikiLeaker Manning says he was punished before trial
    Army Pfc. Bradley Manning is due back at Fort Meade this week, where lawyers for the alleged WikiLeaker plan to argue that he was punished at a military brig before his case had been heard — grounds, they say, to dismiss all charges against him. By...
  • Psychiatrists recommended easing of Manning custody, official testifies

    Psychiatrists recommended easing of Manning custody, official testifies
    The former commander of the Marine Corps base at Quantico, Va., told a military court on Tuesday that accused WikiLeaker Bradley Manning was held in highly restrictive "prevention-of-injury" custody even though psychiatrists recommended the conditions...