Who Raised the Flags on Iwo Jima?

The U.S. government hid photos for fifty-two years about what really happened atop Mount Suribachi on February 23, 1945. James interviews Dustin Spence, the historical sleuth who solved the world’s biggest photographic mystery.

Our Man in Iran

An Interview with James’ favorite author.

KIA on Iwo Jima

One third of the U.S. Marine’s World War II casualties occurred in one month on Iwo Jima, even though the Marines fought for 43 months.

Fire War in the Pacific

For the first time in history, a nation surrendered without an invasion of its homeland.

South China Sea

Asian and Pacific history changed in 1863 when the U.S. Navy sailed into Tokyo Bay.

The Morality of War

Paul Tibbetts, who dropped the Atom Bomb on Hiroshima, said, “There is no morality in war.”