Trump’s Own Military Mafia

By Danny Sjursen, Tom Dispatch. -

Every West Point class votes on an official motto. Most are then inscribed on their class rings. Hence, the pejorative West Point label "ring knocker." (As legend has it, at military meetings a [...]

West Point Prof Pens Blistering Takedown Of U.S. Military Academies

By Kelley Beaucar Vlahos, -

What do you call a civilian law professor who, after successfully filing for federal whistleblower status to keep his job teaching at West Point Military Academy, proceeds to write a bombshell [...]

West Point Professor Builds A Case Against The U.S. Army

By David Swanson, -

West Point Professor Tim Bakken’s new book The Cost of Loyalty: Dishonesty, Hubris, and Failure in the U.S. Military traces a path of corruption, barbarism, violence, and unaccountability that [...]

West Point Can’t Hide Its Reverence For The Confederacy

By Spenser Rapone, -

Charlottesville, Va., triggered a movement. In the wake of a 2017 white nationalist “Unite the Right” rally that left one dead and several injured, activists across the country have worked [...]

West Point Investigating Photo Of Cadets With Fists Raised

By Jennifer Peltz, -

By Jennifer Peltz for AP - NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Military Academy has launched an inquiry into a photo showing 16 black, female cadets in uniform with their fists raised, an image that has [...]