Recent articles from Task & Purpose
Here’s What’s Happening With The Gen Mattis’ Confirmation Hearing
Retired Marine Gen. James Mattis testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee at his confirmation hearing to become defense secretary.
Someone Added Blood Splatter To The End Of ‘Home Alone’
“Home Alone” with blood splatter is much less of an innocent Christmas movie, but much more realistic.
‘Real Housewives of ISIS’ Is Both Deeply Offensive and Highly Amusing
Social media is up in arms out over the BBC's ISIS parody.
Best Of 2016: The Stories From Task & Purpose You’ll Want To Read Again
From Standing Rock to the election, here’s our list of Task & Purpose’s best stories from 2016.
An Unexploded WWII Bomb Forced 54,000 Germans From Their Homes On Christmas Morning
Around 54,000 people were evacuated from their homes Christmas morning as an unexploded World War II bomb was being defused in a German town.
COMIC: When Amos Feels Left Out Of The Marine Corps’ Trump Administration Takeover
That moment Amos realized he didn’t make the cut.
US Army Corps Of Engineers Halts Dakota Access Pipeline
Construction of the Dakota Access pipeline has been halted, the Army told Standing Rock tribal leaders on Sunday.
COMIC: When You Join The Reserves For The ‘Benefits’
And then the military is like, “Just kidding, you don’t get any.”
We Hosted A Strength Competition Between Recon Marine Rudy Reyes And Some Other Guy
Recon Marine vet Rudy Reyes came by the Task & Purpose office to face one of our own in a rigorous “Man of Steel” competition.
Dear President-Elect Trump, The Military Community Wants You To Address These Issues
Members of the military community speak out about the most important issues Trump will need to address as president.
This Soldier Spent His Iraq Deployment Behind A Desk, But It Still Changed His Life
In 2010, Conrad Brown deployed to Babil province, Iraq, with the 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment. This is his story.
An Infantryman’s 06-07 Iraq Deployment In 7 Photos
In 2006, Scott Beauchamp deployed to Baghdad with the 1-18th Infantry Regiment out of Schweinfurt, Germany. This is his story.
Quiz: How Well Do You Know US Army Unit Insignias?
Test your knowledge of U.S. Army unit insignias with our ultimate quiz.
10 Photos Of A Marine’s Experience Training Afghan Police
In 2011, David Anderson joined the NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan and was sent to a small outpost academy in Herat province. This is his story.