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A Tale Of Two Countries: What You Aren’t...

A Tale Of Two Countries: What You Aren’t Being Told
Here are two factual cases involving two separate countries. The cases both begin similarly but have drastically different endings. Case One: A foreign naval vessel is lumbering in international waters. It is flying a brand new 8’x5’ flag, which unmistakably identifies it as a major ally of the country whose coastline is nearest the ship. The ship’s markings are ten feet high on...

Six boys and 13 Hands….Iwo Jima Me...

Six boys and 13 Hands….Iwo Jima Memorial
As I sit here alone this Veteran’s day at 1:39 this afternoon and cannot drive and think all of the places my veteran friends are eating at different places. I did not want to call any of them to disturb them today. I was reading the following email and thought about my Regiment of WWII at Liverngnano, Italy. MY Regiment had 3,000 and the cemetary had 4,402. Six miles down the Road...

Why has Congress abdicated its war-makin...

The Constitution is not unclear on the war-making powers of Congress.  Article I, Sec. 8: “The Congress shall have power to… To declare war…; To raise and support armies…; To provide and maintain a navy; The President of the United States does not have the authority to take this nation to war.  Nor does the Security Council of the United ...

Memorial Day 2015

Memorial Day 2015
Fact:  America worships its military.  It has all the trappings of a religion.  Just as the Romans worshipped Mars, he remains one of our favorite gods today. Fact:  There are soldiers and there are warriors.  They are not the same thing.  Even when they wear the same uniforms, the difference is in their heads.  Fact:  Not everyone who wears the uniform is a hero. ...

Sen. Cruz Introduces Bill to Give Combat...

Sen. Cruz Introduces Bill to Give Combat Pay for Soldiers “Fighting Ebola”
Senator Ted Cruz introduces bill to grant combat pay and status to those sent to Africa and risk their lives “fighting ebola”. “Any soldier who is subject to a 21 day quarantine, any soldier who is risking his or her life, his or her family’s life with a deadly, terrifying disease, is taking on a risk comparable to the risk of going to combat and risking an enemy bullet....

Veterans Unable to Reach VA Call Center

The pattern of callous disregard for our military veterans, particularly by the Obama administration, is beginning to look more and more like a campaign to demoralize our military. Whether deliberate or not, that’s certainly the net effect. “Use’em and lose’em” looks almost like our national policy toward those veterans who have found themselves homeless...

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