Virtual soldiers won't cut it in Korea

by David Hackworth -- Editor's note: Eilhys England contributed to this column.Like the British Empire a century ago, the sun never sets on President Bush's Pax Americana. He has globo cops hunting more…

We've danced this dance before

by David Hackworth -- Editor's note: Eilhys England contributed to this column.As with Vietnam, the Iraqi tar pit was oh-so-easy to sink into, but appears to be just as tough to exit. more…

Signs and soldiers

by David Hackworth -- Editor's note: Eilhys England contributed to this column.HONOLULU – For the past month, my wife and I have been traveling across this great land from sea to shining more…

Fry the big fish, too

by David Hackworth -- Editor's note: Eilhys England contributed to this column.That sizzling sound you're hearing from U.S. Army posts across the nation is little fish frying. It reminds me of the more…

Nickel-and-diming the troops

by David Hackworth -- Editor's note: Eilhys England contributed to this column.Maybe you'd better sit down and pop a Xanax before reading any further, because what I'm about to tell you should more…

We can still win in Iraq

by David Hackworth -- Editor's note: Eilhys England contributed to this column.The invasion of Iraq was sledgehammer-simple: Slug in some "shock and awe" and kiss Saddam Hussein goodbye. But while our troops more…

National security vs. Social Security

by David Hackworth -- Editor's note: Eilhys England contributed to this column.The most important element in war is the soldier. Everything and everyone else must play second fiddle to the guy on more…

It is up to you and me

by David Hackworth -- Editor's note: Eilhys England contributed to this column.Considering the hits we keep taking in our global fight against terrorism, I'm gearing up in '05 to go up against more…

It's a guerrilla war, not a picnic

by David Hackworth -- Editor's note: Eilhys England contributed to this column.Like every vet I've talked to, I was anguished and angered when nearly 100 Americans were blown up – 18 of more…

Make scrounging part of the Patriot Act

by David Hackworth -- Editor's note: Eilhys England contributed to this column.Half of America would have been speaking German and the other half Japanese by 1945 without good old-fashioned Yankee scroungers. A more…