Post Tagged with: "Army"

Film Review – American Sniper (2015)

February 2, 2015 3:11 pm0 comments
Film Review – American Sniper (2015)

Seth Rogen made quite an interesting point about Clint Eastwood’s new film on Twitter the other day: “American Sniper kind of reminds me of the movie that’s showing in the third act of Inglorious Basterds.”  The movie he’s referring to in Tarantino’s World War 2 opera is Joseph Goebbel’s Nazi propaganda film […]

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West End Heroes

June 26, 2013 5:00 pm0 comments
West End Heroes

It’s a normal Sunday evening in the West End of London. The actors and dancers of London’s theatres are quietly practicing their lines and pirouettes. The theatres are in darkness. It is the one non-glitzy night of the week when we can all take our makeup off and put on […]

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15-year-olds: Mature Enough to Sign Away the Next 4 Years of their Life?

June 13, 2013 3:00 pm0 comments
15-year-olds: Mature Enough to Sign Away the Next 4 Years of their Life?

The earliest age you are legally allowed to fill in an army application is 15 years and 7 months, but at such a young age, do you really have the authority to decide whether this is what you will want to do for the next 4 years? 4 years being […]

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On Trial: Private First Class Bradley Manning

June 6, 2013 1:06 pm4 comments
On Trial: Private First Class Bradley Manning

The court-martial of PFC Bradley Manning began on Monday the 3rd of June, three years after his initial arrest. Manning, who is responsible for one of the biggest leaks of classified documents in history has already pleaded guilty to 10 of 22 charges. Bradley Manning, Whistle-blowing hero or law-breaking traitor? […]

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