The Camp Pendleton, California, cross site—made famous after a
group of atheists complained over the religious nature of the
memorial on public land—is back in the news.
Fox News profiles the continuing standoff between the sides,
and adds several details of what it’s like to be standing on the
hill next to the slew of makeshift tributes families and friends
Our Spring 2013 issue highlights stories you might not know
about the military. We'll debunk common military myths and explore
little-known tales of heroism, while finding the stories behind
some of the military's most prominent traditions.
Midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2016 conduct early morning physical training and obstacle course maneuvers on the shore of the Severn River as part of the U.S. Naval Academy Sea Trials. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Todd Frantom
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