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CIA's Operation Mockingbird

Dark Pages Of History: I’m From The Government And I’m Here To Help

“If ever this vast country is brought under a single government, it will be one of the most extensive corruption.” These

The AK-47 is the deadliest weapon in history!

How The AK-47 Became The Deadliest Weapon Of All Human History

Few things are as recognizable worldwide as the profile of the AK-47. Despite being relatively sloppy and inaccurate, the AK

A special forces soldier getting ready to enter the civilian world!

Transitioning From A Special Operations Unit To The Boardroom

Ingenuity, determination and risk-taking are a few of the elements required for one to launch his or her own business.

Some items made by inmates in a maximum security prison.

Articles Of Confinement At A Maximum-Security Prison

Written by Mike Knox who is new to the Skillset team. This article is an exploration of the artifacts manufactured

A terrorist appears on a terrace at the Olympic village in Munich in 1972.

Operation Wrath Of God: We Don’t Negotiate With Terrorists

It was an early evening in Rome. The streets were filled with people finishing their day as a woman said

Medal Of Honor Recipient Douglas Munro.

Douglas Munro: USCG’s Only Medal of Honor Recipient

Coast Guard Signalman 1st Class Douglas Munro was leading Higgins Boats landing Marines during the 1942 Battle of Guadalcanal. When

Deputy Canales and his K9

Acts Of Bravery: Officer Antonio Canales – The Calling

On May 18, 1972, in San Antonio, Texas, Officer Antonio Canales got ready to leave for work. He said goodbye

Assassin with a katana.

The Kunoichi: Female Ninjas Specializing In Spying, Stealth And Slaughter

The ninjas of medieval Japan were legendary for their stealth, trickery and dealing out death to those targeted for assassination.

French St. Chamond tanks.

Saint Chamond: Pistol Rounds Could Penetrate This WW1 French Tank!

The Saint Chamond was like a lot of things that seem like an extraordinary idea when they’re first concocted. Things like

Terrifying drawing of an Aswang!

Aswang: US Troops Scared Communist Insurgents Using Vampire Folklore

Aswang, Philippine vampire folklore rooted in Central Luzon, was one of the primary tools of keeping the Philippines out of