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The Soldier’s Tale
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Spenser Rapone—dismissed by some of his classmates at West Point as the “communist cadet”—courageously confronted the military’s toxic hyper-masculinity, misogyny, racism and role as the enforcer for global capitalism.

After Pat's Birthday
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Kevin Tillman joined the Army with his brother Pat in 2002, and they served together in Iraq and Afghanistan. Pat (left) was killed in Afghanistan on April 22, 2004. About two years later Kevin wrote a powerful, must-read document.

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This week on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: We revisit some of our favorite interviews from the past year. Topics include: war powers, banned books, the Koch brothers and the incredible journey of veteran turned pacifist Rory Fanning.

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This week on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: We revisit some of our favorite interviews from the past year Topics include: war powers, banned books, the Koch brothers and the incredible journey of veteran-turned-pacifist Rory Fanningcom/avbooth/category/truthdig_radio/" title="Truthdig Radio">Truthdig Radio: We revisit some of our favorite interviews from the past year.

What Stanley McChrystal Did to Pat Tillman's Family

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President Obama has asked Gen Stanley McChrystal to oversee the administration’s new initiative to help military families What a slap in the face to the nation’s highest-profile military family—that of Army Ranger Pat Tillman—on whom McChrystal heaped misery and disrespect What a slap in the face to the nation’s highest-profile military family.

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