Recent Writings

Tragic Valor of Marines at Con Thien

Memorial Day is exploited by politicians glorifying war and armed services recruiting new soldiers, but it should be a time to reflect on the ugly reality of warfare and the tragic valor of the combatants.

Tragic Valor of Marines at Con Thien

Published May 29, 2016

The War over the Vietnam War

Exclusive: The Pentagon has retreated somewhat from its recent campaign to rewrite the Vietnam War history to push the discredited theory that the military strategy was sound, just undercut by disloyal war reporters and a misled public, a modest victory for truth, as I describe.

The War over the Vietnam War

Published May 5, 2015

 

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Boko Haram: Barbarians at the Gate is a 12 page special report on the rise of Boko Haram in the richest country in Africa. North explains the back story of religion, corruption, injustice, and violence that have led to this horrific situation.

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Published 11/16/2014

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Islamist terrorists shocked the world with the killing of 17 people in Paris, but a possibly larger atrocity occurred a continent away in Nigeria where Boko Haram insurgents may have slaughtered some 2,000 in a remote village, reports Don North.  Published 1/14/15  Click HERE