Veterans are rushing to take advantage of the comprehensive education benefits, raising the question of whether the bill will hurt retention.
Keeping the US truly safe, argues a journalist, requires us to radically rethink our sense of safety.
Readers write about the connections shared by Palestinians and Israelis, why it was foolish of the US to arm Al Qaeda in the 1980s, an pverlooked antiwar view on the Afghanistan conflict, and how some colleges are keeping the "student" in "student athlete."
From crawling on the carpet with Ronald Reagan to sipping tea with the Che Guevara of Afghanistan, former staffers recount stories as the Monitor transitions to new formats.
He ordered the case of enemy combatant Ali Al-Marri, who has been held in solitary confinement for five years without charges, to be moved to the US criminal justice system.
The curriculum, critics charge, promotes revisionist views and intolerance. Others say they don't see such imbalance.
Lin Evola-Smidt turns weapons into art – on an increasingly ambitious scale.
Critics say the lax security has created 'fertile ground for terrorism.'