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  • July 24, 2014  

    The White House claims the number of unaccompanied children coming across the southern border has decreased in the past month. But border patrol agents say they are still overwhelmed. Jeffrey Brown talks to Shawn Moran of the National Border Patrol Council about a dip in apprehensions, the changing role of Border Patrol and new reports of excessive force against migrants, including children. Continue reading

  • June 6, 2007  

    Former soldier Brian Mockenhaupt wrote in the Atlantic Monthly about the Army’s struggle to fill its ranks with a generation less willing and able to serve than in years past. He speaks about how the Army has adapted with new recruiting and training practices. Continue reading