war

Documentary focuses on vigilante justice, drug wars

By JILLIAN ELKIN – 6 years ago

Though “Cartel Land” enjoyed a limited re­lease in 2015, its recent acquisition by Net­flix makes 2016 seem like the year it debuted. With premium channels, movies on demand and online…

War on Drugs has produced steep unforseen casualties

By NICK BARONE – 6 years ago

In a national televised address in 1986, then-President Ronald Reagan and his wife, Nancy, addressed the nation on their vigorous campaign on drug abuse. Throughout the ill-fated diatribe, Reagan derided…

Historic war film achieves grand scale

By MEAGHAN HUGHES – 7 years ago

The first word that comes to mind when describing the movie “Unbroken” is “big.” Many of the scenes span vast landscapes, and even those depicting cramped and confined prison camps…

War on Christmas myth of Christian right

By RHYS JOHNSON – 7 years ago

I love Christmas. I love Christmas with every ounce of my being. My love for Christmas, if I may quote “The Fairly OddParents,” burns with the white-hot intensity of a…

Greek tragedy humanizes warfare

By VICTORIA YOUNGBLOOD AND CHRIS GONZALEZ – 8 years ago

One Sunday, Nov. 3, the Chapel breathed with the life of ancient Greek theatre. “Theater of War,” a group dedicated to drawing attention to issues surrounding soldiers returning from war…

Obama Administration needs clearer drone policy

By STACEY NIEVES – 8 years ago

The CIA operators peered at the distant man on the screen, a video feed from a drone hovering above North Waziristan, Pakistan. Many of the mourners greeted the man, and…