Category: Viewpoints

Objective journalism is a farce. Every journalist allows personal opinion to influence their work. The Fifth Column’s journalist openly share their biases with the reader. The opinions are those of the author and do not reflect the opinions of The Fifth Column.

We Fight to Feel Alive

World (FEE) – I’m just here for violence.” So read a sign by a man in New Orleans protesting the city’s decision to remove some marbled tributes to the Confederacy. This seems to be a growing tendency around the country. Is…

Surging Corruption in Afghanistan

Afghanistan (SCF) – Associated Press reported that on April 24 «a senior US military official speaking on condition of anonymity said in Kabul that Russia was giving machineguns and other medium weight weapons to the [Taliban]». No evidence was offered, and there was…