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A site to cover the study of the military, political and sociological history of the American Civil War.

While stationed in Baghdad, soldiers nicknamed it “the Iraqi crud”. For many, over-the-counter medication helped ease their breathing difficulties while on tour before they recovered on their return to the US. But for Lauren Price, the crud never went away. Within a few short months of returning f...


Illustration: Mr. Fish. There is one last hope for the United States. It does not lie in the ballot box. It lies in the union organizing and strikes by workers at Amazon, Starbucks, Uber, Lyft, John Deere, Kellogg, the Special Metals plant in Huntington, West Virginia, owned by Berkshire Hath...


With help from Ximena Bustillo FIRST IN SHIFT: A group of House Democrats plan to introduce legislation Wednesday blocking employers from cutting off striking workers’ health care benefits. Rep. Cindy Axne will lead the effort along with Reps. Steve Cohen, Linda Sanchez, Bill Pascrell, B...


Coming to Steam and itch.io! DOWNLOAD DWARF FORTRESS CLASSIC 0.47.05 (January 28, 2021) Windows | Linux | Mac All Versions Current Development: RSS Feed, Release Feed, @Bay12Games 02/01/2022 One twelfth of the way through 2022, and we have a report for the month. Also, the questions a...


Coming to Steam and itch.io! DOWNLOAD DWARF FORTRESS CLASSIC 0.47.05 (January 28, 2021) Windows | Linux | Mac All Versions Current Development: RSS Feed, Release Feed, @Bay12Games 02/01/2022 One twelfth of the way through 2022, and we have a report for the month. Also, the questions a...


Posted by Berry Law on January 27, 2022 in Appeals Paratrooper units are some of the most storied units in our Nation’s military. However, the rigorous training to earn one’s parachute badge, as well the continued practice and physical training to maintain that qualification subject paratroopers...


Posted by Berry Law on January 7, 2022 in Appeals Appealing a VA decision can be confusing and difficult. There are many things to consider before you submit your appeal. Here at Berry Law, we look at every aspect of your case before we file an appeal. Whether you are working with a lawyer, a VS...


Progressive thinkers are developing a foreign policy approach that opposes military confrontation while acknowledging Beijing’s oppressive policies. January 11, 2022 Since March 2019, Hong Kong has confronted the greatest challenge to its relatively free and open civil society since it was tra...


Posted by Berry Law on January 17, 2022 in Appeals Many Veterans rely heavily on TDIU benefits to pay for food and medical bills, utilities, and other expenses. However, TDIU benefits are contingent on a Veteran’s inability to maintain substantially gainful employment.  What happens if your cond...


The main characters of the global game are dealing mostly unprepared with the contradictions of the future world, Claudio Gallo writes. As the old joke says: capitalism’s centuries are numbered. Everybody knows that Marx’s millenarian predictions went wrong: the New Man didn’t come, and w...