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Trump signs exec order to streamline student loan debt forgiveness for disabled vets

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday that will make it easier for permanently disabled veterans to have their student loan debt forgiven. “I am proud to announce that I am taking executive action to ensure that our wounded warriors are not saddled with mountains of student debt,” Trump said at the American […]

Trump pulled critical US personnel out of Syria and Iraq. Now ISIS is making a bloody comeback

Nearly six months after President Donald Trump declared ISIS defeated, the terror organization is making a comeback in both Iraq and Syria, according to a new report from the Pentagon inspector general's office — and that's largely thanks to the president's decision to prematurely pull the rug out from under local security forces at a critical time

Retired Gen. Stanley McChrystal endorses Marine veteran Seth Moulton for president

Retired Army Gen. Stanley McChrystal officially endorsed Rep. Seth Moulton (D-Mass.) for president on July 18. A former Marine infantry officer who deployed to Iraq four times, Moulton joined McChrystal on MSNBC to discuss the endorsement, and whether he’s bothered that he hasn’t found a spot on the crowded Democratic debates so far. “I’m reminded […]

The absurd freakout over Trump wanting tanks for 4th of July is hilarious to watch

Some people are freaking the fuck out over what is basically going to be four tanks and a couple of armored personnel carriers rolling around in Washington for Independence Day. Sure, bringing in tanks to celebrate the 4th of July could be criticized as misguided given it’s not explicitly a military holiday, or perhaps, it […]