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What Does Military Service Look Like for a Gen Z Soldier?

“It’s been the best-worst thing I’ve ever done.” That’s how Alex, a 22-year-old volunteer infantryman, sums up his past year as an enlisted Marine. He’s…

Why Female Soldiers Are Killing Themselves at an Alarming Rate

Stephanie Shannon was just 20 years old when she landed in Saudi Arabia in a tan camouflage uniform still crisp around the edges. She’d enlisted…

The Military Men of Twitter Who Are Defying Soldier Stereotypes

When Matt began working for a major U.S. bank in his mid-20s, he never expected he’d have a front-row seat to the implosion of the…

What’s Next for Drugs in the Military?

The Army recently released a public-health warning about the potentially dangerous side effects of vaping synthetic cannabis (like Spice) after approximately 60 soldiers were hospitalized…