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The road to militarization: Paved in video games?


With no universal conscription, how does the military-industrial complex entice young people into the military? It certainly helps to keep a substantial portion of the population poor and to limit job opportunities for people of color. But to increase the … Continue reading

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Veterans and the Occupy movements


Tomorrow, Friday November 11, 2011, is Veterans Day in the United States, and for many it will be a holiday. Unfortunately, as has often been true historically, veterans in America are not doing well. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) rates and … Continue reading

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