US Military

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
On Sunday, Iraqi Prime Minister Haideral-Abadi announced the start of a ground offensive on western Mosul, "where Islamic State militants are under siege along with an estimated 650,000 civilians," Reuters observed. (Photo: US Army/cc/flickr)
One thing, it seems, that will not change under President Donald Trump is the United States military's occupation of Iraq after Defense Secretary James Mattis said Monday that he believed "we'll be in this fight for a while." During his presidential campaign, Trump claimed that he had opposed the Iraq invasion from the start and boasted repeatedly...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
These recent photos of Chelsea Manning "capture the reality of her prison life," according to her attorney Chase Strangio. "She is forced to keep her hair short—a source of pain and trauma that we have been fighting in court for years. But she wants that to be visible and documented." (Photo courtesy of Chelsea Manning)
A fundraiser to "welcome home" Chelsea Manning launched just two days ago has...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Wednesday said anyone questioning...