Tag Archives: Maine National Guard

Before Taliban Comeback, Maine Soldiers Went to End Afghanistan War

There may be no stronger ties to international issues than the military service of friends and family. The deployment of local National Guard units, being as connected to state and local communities as they are, offer particularly clear examples of how Maine is linked to global issues. This is the second of a series of […]

Maine National Guard Deployments: Fighting Precursors to ISIS in Iraq, 2004

There may be no stronger ties┬áto international issues than the military service of friends and family. The deployment of local National Guard units, being as connected to state and local communities as they are, offer particularly clear examples of how Maine is linked to global issues. This is the first of what I hope to […]