Jason Arment

From the Mouths of Charlatans

Jason Arment exposes fakers on social media who espouse opinions on issues they don't understand.   “I don’t agree with the military, but …” followed by an attempt to parlay half-baked, secondhand thoughts with socially acceptable ideology. That’s what I saw a lot of when I logged back onto social media after the Memorial Day weekend. I found ... Read the full article
Jason Arment

Jason Arment served in Operation Iraqi Freedom as a Machine Gunner in the USMC. He's earned an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. His work has appeared in Narrative Magazine, Lunch Ticket, Chautauqua, Hippocampus, The Burrow Press Review, Dirty Chai, and War, Literature & the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities; anthologized in Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors Volume 2 & 4; and is forthcoming in Gulf Coast, The Florida Review, and Phoebe. Jason lives in Denver.

The Death Knell for Elementary and Middle Schools: Creating the New Standard for Education

“Confessions of an Educator” columnist Chris Margolin proposes forgetting the “F” and just getting rid of elementary and middle schools altogether.

Sour Americano: Watching Your Beloved Sports Team Lose from a Starbucks in South Korea

Ben Werner shares what it feels like to watch your favorite sports team lose while sitting at a Starbucks drinking an Americano in South Korea, 13 time zones away.