troops

immigration

California governor will pull back National Guard from the "manufactured crisis" at the border

"California will not be part of this political theater," Democratic California Gov. Gavin Newsom wrote in prepared remarks obtained by news outlets.
Emma Ockerman
2.11.19
government shutdown

Nancy Pelosi had to cancel her trip abroad because Trump told everyone her itinerary

"We made plans to do that until the administration then leaked that we were traveling commercially," Pelosi said.
Rex Santus
1.18.19
trump administration

Trump wants to yank half the U.S. troops out of Afghanistan, too

Trump reportedly made the calls to withdraw from Syria and Afghanistan at the same time earlier this week.
Paul Vale
12.21.18
immigration

Trump's plan for National Guard at the border needs state governors

Governors of multiple states have been hesitant to participate.
Alexa Liautaud
4.6.18
national security

Obesity in Southern states is a threat to national security, study finds

Male and female soldiers from the South are up to 28 percent more likely to be injured
Alexa Liautaud
1.19.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Air Force Academy Boss Tells Racist Students to 'Get Out'

The bold words came in response to racial slurs several black students found scrawled on their doors at the academy's preparatory school.
Drew Schwartz
9.29.17
Afghanistan

U.S. troops will face the deadliest Taliban yet

Alexa Liautaud
9.28.17
MILITARY

Banning Trans Military Members Like Me Will Harm Our Armed Forces

My name is Katherine. I have served in the armed forces for more than a decade, but now my career is at risk.
Katherine
8.28.17
TRANS RIGHTS

Discharged Trans Soldier Reacts to Trump's New Ban

Broadly was on site in Fort Hood, Texas, when details emerged of Trump's impending ban on transgender individuals in the military.
Diana Tourjée
8.26.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Lobbyist tied to Russian interests says he met with Sessions, feds to stop shielding immigrant parents from deportation, Trump set to announce new restrictions on Cuba, and more.
VICE Staff
6.16.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Hundreds of Marines are being deployed to Syria in the fight against ISIS

VICE News
3.17.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Picks James 'Mad Dog' Mattis for Secretary of Defense

Trump's expected to officially appoint the well-respected combat commander to run the Pentagon sometime early next week.
Lauren Messman
12.1.16
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