Tag: Afghanistan

The Controversial Truth Behind America’s Never-Ending War

Fifteen years after the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks, America's War on Terror has expanded drastically, and with it, the interpretation of the Authorization to Use Military Force (AUMF), which gave the president the initial power to mobilize US Armed Forces against those responsible. Yet, America is no closer to ending that open-ended war than when it began, and its endless state is prompting serious questions about the legality of the recent initiatives waged against ISIS, and whether safeguards are in place to prevent a single person—President Obama or his successors—from committing America to perpetual warfare.

Airman from Long Island Killed in Afghanistan

New York Air National Guard Staff Sgt. Louis M. Bonacasa was among six US military service members killed Monday.

No Syrian Refugee ‘Tent City’ Coming To Long Island, Insists Local...

"It is not the refugee outflows that cause terrorism, it is terrorism, tyranny and war that create refugees."

John Oliver Will Unleash Serious Hysterics at NYCB Theatre at Westbury

Journalism? Rebel comedy? Simply Oliver’s own witty charm, good looks and simple observations? All of the above!? Pure magic.

Long Island Soldiers Featured in New Book, Bedrooms of the Fallen

The soldiers are among 40 who died in Iraq and Afghanistan memorialized in the new book.

New and Old Techs Enlisted to Treat Returning Vets

Among those to begin using the VR software is the Phobia and Trauma Clinic at Hofstra University’s Joan and Arnold Saltzman Community Services Center.

Michael Hastings, Journalist and Author, Dead at 33

"Hastings will be remembered for his fearless, award-winning journalism and relentless pursuit of the truth."

State of the Union Addresses Long Island Issues

Among the many issues the president delved into Tuesday night were immigration, veterans affairs, climate change and gun control, all of which concern Long Islanders.
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