Category Archives: Marines

General Kelly Takes Command

I’ve been sworn into many positions of command, led marines all over the world, including in combat in Iraq, and am currently head of the of Department of Homeland Security in a capacity that compels me to warn that terrorism “is everywhere. It’s constant. It’s nonstop.” And it will continue, probably for generations. “If some […]

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General Mattis Meets Trump

James Mattis, three years retired after more than four decades as a marine, shakes hands with Donald Trump. “I’m very pleased to meet you, General.” “A marine’s always honored to meet his commander.” “I’ve heard you own seven thousand books. Is that true?” “Yes, the longer I study war and history, the more I damage […]

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