Soldiers

Lies, damn lies and health statistics – smoking is more deadly than serving in Afghanistan

30 October 2014 12:51

Basically nothing is as bad for you as smoking. Short of fairly obvious things like blunt-force trauma or falling out…

Women should not fight on the frontline

10 April 2014 13:44

Writing in the Spectator Diary some time ago, the evergreen Peregrine Worsthorne, observed that one of the things about getting…

Women on the frontline isn’t simply a matter of equality

25 January 2013 17:48

It won’t take long for the US decision to allow women in combat roles to travel here according to The…

War is War: Horrid But Not Shocking

18 April 2012 18:32

Commenting on the publication of photographs of American soldiers in Afghanistan posing with the severed limbs of their dead Afghan…