Last year’s American Sniper, the film based on the autobiography of late Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle, has been critically acclaimed and nominated for six Oscars. While some of the film is indeed fact-based, there are also some portions of the film that reveal it is full of lies.
Women will be allowed to fight in combat alongside their male counterparts. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta announced plans to lift the ban barring women from battle during a Pentagon news conference today. The dissolution of a longstanding gender barrier will open upwards of 230,000 combat positions for women in the military.
The single mother enlisted in the army that refused deployment to Iraq is being discharged. As previously reported 21-year-old Spc. Alexis Hutchinson was arrested by military police after purposely missing her flight to Iraq saying that she had no one to watch her 13-month old son. The army filed criminal charges against Hutchinson but has […]