Malaysia Airlines jet shot down by missile, 298 dead

The horrors of war were front and center on the world stage yesterday as news spread that a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet had been shot down. The jet was flying over a portion of the war-torn Ukraine when suspected Russian separatists fired a missile, hitting the jet and killing all 298 people aboard. Reports are coming in […]

North Korea officially declares war: Twitter reacts

The United States are now one step closer to being involved in another war. According the reports, North Korea has decided to enter a “state of war” with South Korea, an ally to the U.S. It stems from North Korea’s anger over South Korea-U.S. military drills and the U.N. sanctions over North Korea’s nuclear tests […]

Air Force Maj. Gen. Alfred K. Flowers: Longest Serving Active Officer to Retire

Too often we are unaware of history, especially our living history that exist right under our noses but escapes our conciousness. This month, Maj. Gen. Alfred K. Flowers, 63, will retire from the U.S. Air Force. Not only is he the military’s longest-serving active-duty general, he is also the longest-tenured active-duty service member in the […]

Luther Campbell Defends Pres. Obama and the Attack on Libya’s Gadhafi

Luther Campbell is in the midst of campaigning for mayor of Miami. If he wins the election, which takes place in May, Campbell will become the first hip-hop artist to become mayor of a major city. Campbell told rolling out magazine why he decided to run for mayor and what he thinks of  President Barack […]

President Obama Gets Flack From Newt Gingrich for Libya Policy

In what appears to be a less than graceful grab for media attention, 2012 Republican hopeful Newt Gingrich has reversed his March 7 statements that the United States should enter Libya by force to remove Moammar Gadhafi. During that statement, Gingrich criticized the White House for not launching air strikes to neutralize Libya’s air force, […]