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Designation Targets Latin American Gang Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13)

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LAST RESORT: Hollywood Blows It

ABC’s new series Last Resort is promoted as a high-drama military series, coming from Shawn Ryan, executive producer of The Shield and The Unit. However, after watching the pilot, it seems as if those who made it took the worst aspects of Seven Days in May, Crimson Tide, and Platoon, and mixed them all together – creating a film that fits just about every stereotype of the military that so-called progressives have put forth.

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Green Berets awarded Distinguished Service Cross for Valor

Two Green Berets from 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne) were awarded the Distinguished Service Cross in a ceremony held at the John F. Kennedy Auditorium, June 14.

Chief Warrant Officer Jason W. Myers and Staff Sgt. Corey M. Calkins received the U.S. Army's second highest award for valor for two separate missions in Afghanistan in 2010. The Distinguished Service Cross is second only to the Medal of Honor.

JULY 2012 Table of Contents

COVER STORY

THE MAN BEHIND THE NOTORIOUS PALADIN PRESS
Boulder, Colorado, is one of the most liberal cities in the country, and SOF has always enjoyed giving them a bellyache. Well, Paladin Press is also based out of Boulder, and publisher Peder Lund, here in a James Dean look-a-like photo, also is adding to the discomfort of the left.
By Dr. Martin Brass

AMERICA AT WAR

THE MAN BEHIND THE NOTORIOUS PALADIN PRESS

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A Notorious Publisher
Playboy Magazine recently called Paladin Press publisher Peder Lund the “most dangerous publisher in the world,” citing Paladin’s publication of the book Hit Man written by an unnamed female and The Ultimate Sniper by John Plaster.

Maybe he is that dangerous to a bunch of pantywaists who blame everything and

Ghost Recon Alpha - Official HD Film

JUNE 2012 TABLE OF CONTENTS

COVER STORY
AFGHANISTAN: THE GRAVEYARD OF EMPIRES
Operation Enduring Hell Backfires
The War on Terror started out in Afghanistan, but what has Operation Enduring Freedom meant for the United States? SOF talks with two Afghans who have been involved in the fighting for years.
By Dr. Martin Brass

AMERICA AT WAR
FIRST DAY, LAST MISSION
A Vietnam veteran describes a close call on his last mission, one that involved going into Cambodia.
By George Abernathy

MAY 2012 Table of Contents

COVER STORY
A “Fun” Story about a Hero
You have probably all heard about a great American hero and MOH recipient in the War on Terror, Sgt. Dakota Meyer. But here Lt. Col. Freddie Blish, USMC (Ret.) recounts an anecdote about Meyer.
By Robert K. Brown

AMERICA AT WAR
ONE HADITHA NIGHTMARE ENDS

Act Of Valor

Syria Shelling Kills 19, Including 2 Western Journalists

Relentless Syrian shelling Wednesday in the opposition stronghold of Homs has killed at least 19 people including two Western journalists, as government forces escalated attacks on rebel bases.

The French government identified the dead reporters as Marie Colvin, a prominent American war correspondent working for Britain's Sunday Times newspaper, and French photojournalist Remi Ochlik. Activists said several other journalists were wounded in the attack on a makeshift media center in the rebel-held Baba Amr district of Homs.

IS OBAMA REVEALING TOO MUCH?

President Barack Hussein Obama has been revealing the secrets of the special operations community for political gain, a former SEAL claims. In a commentary in the Wall Street Journal, Leif Babin takes his former Commander-in-Chief to task for revealing how Navy SEALs operate, potentially endangering the elite soldiers.

Army statement on MEDEVAC issue

"Recent news items about the use of Army medical evacuation, or MEDEVAC, helicopters in Afghanistan contain troubling information. The reporting suggests that putting red crosses on MEDEVACs, and not arming them somehow, is putting injured Soldiers' lives at risk. The facts do not support these assertions for several reasons.

WEST SPEAKS OUT ON VIDEO

Representative Allan West (R-FL), a combat veteran who served in Operation Iraqi Freedom, spoke up on the controversial video in which Marines allegedly urinated on dead Taliban. West said in a statement to the Weekly Standard, “All these over-emotional pundits and armchair quarterbacks need to chill. Does anyone remember the two Soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division who were beheaded and gutted in Iraq?