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USA | Sarah Palin, ‘soccer mom’ at a new frontier

Oct 19 | Soccer moms have existed in North America at least since mixed-gender indigenous football games early in the 17th century. Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin has stalked caribou but says we must look to the soccer sidelines to find the real America.

Interview | In war, shifting lines of scrimmage give metaphorical edge to soccer

Interview | In war, shifting lines of scrimmage give metaphorical edge to soccer

In “Football vs. Soccer” (Armed Forces Journal, Nov 03), Joel F. Cassman and David Lai argue that U.S. military strategy could be better conceptualized through the metaphor of world soccer rather than through American football. We interview the two writers on the strong objections the article has inspired among “legacy thinking” military strategists.

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