President Barack Obama has signed legislation that bestows one of the nation’s highest civilian awards on veterans of the American World War II spy agency founded by a New Yorker.
Seventy-five years after Japan bombed Pearl Harbor and pushed the U.S. to enter World War II, some American veterans of the battle are in Hawaii to commemorate the anniversary Wednesday.
The attack on Pearl Harbor took place 75 years ago. The Veterans for Veterans program held a special appreciation dinner on Saturday to honor those who fought in World War II.
by Gary Slaughter, Author of Sea Stories: A Memoir of a Naval Officer (1956-1967) During the late summer of 1963, U.S.S. Cony (DDE 508) was assigned to assist in the Operational Readiness Inspections (ORI) of two nuclear ballistic missile submarines (SSBNs). The most significant aspect of the ORIs involved the actual firing of the submarines’ […]
The woman whose kiss was seen around the world thanks to an iconic photograph taken at the end of World War II has died at age 92,
Trump Triumph of the Will and Clinton Love Fest in context made it hard to focus… “I’m going to share with you a wonderful little civics lesson about the glory of our system of government: Everybody hates everybody.” — “Luke” BrainDead The Term Kiosk is French and should be avoided! I’ve been struggling to make […]
I didn’t want to let anybody down.– Gary Rose There’s another type of stolen valor besides the wannabe pretending as something he could never be. This is the story of delayed recognition, in the face of courage by the bureaucratic nonsense and fear of petty tyrants that history might expose them. History has. The battle […]
Indie film distributor Gravitas Ventures acquired video on demand (VOD) and home video rights to “My Father’s Vietnam,”a new documentary from director Soren Sorensen.
In the final days of World War II, an 18-year-old Army private from Missouri named Arla Wayne Harrell was sent to Camp Crowder in the southwest corner of the state, where he said he was twice exposed to mustard gas.
David Swanson unmasks the propaganda logic behind Amazon.com’s “Man in the High Castle” and U.S. celebrations of failure.
Did you know Russian President Vladimir Putin presented America with a beautiful sculpture to commemorate the fallen towers of New York City,on the 5th anniversary of 9/11 ?
A memorial event was held at Horse Guards Parade, attended by the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall.
It’s summer time. And while I could certainly report on the failed efforts and initiatives of congress or which presidential hopefuls really have veterans’ initiatives at heart, I’m pausing that drama to bring you information on something far more intriguing to me at the moment – Dr. Steve Stahl’s Shell Shock.
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The pursuit of wealth, fame and treasure in America is a staple to its history. In the early days, men and women alike flocked to the west in pursuit of gold. Today, some sue cities to gain a bit of wealth, others play lottery, and some use their elected office for personal financial gain. A […]
Did Congress pass law in 1958 giving Confederate veterans status under law equal to U.S. veterans? Southern Studies Institute says NO. Check it out
Former NFL Player, Imperial Ethiopian Bodyguard, North Korean Defector, UN Official, Peace Activist Unite to Honor Veterans and Hope for Peace at 8th Annual Armistice Day Peace Concert & Vigil
The Delphos Canal Museum hosted a discussion with three World War II veterans Sunday, with the hope of preserving a piece of American history.
As the United States and Vietnam mend and strengthen relations, a congressional ceremony here today commemorated a time 50 years ago when the two nations parted ways.
Seventy-one years ago today, on D-Day, nearly 160,000 Allied troops were among the first wave of forces that landed on the beaches of Normandy.
When World War II veterans see the 80,000-pound olive green vehicle parked in Craig Morehead’s Elkhart County field, memories come flooding back.
When American soldier Allen Thomas waved goodbye to his twins at an airport in Korea in 1971, he had no idea it would be the last time he would see them.
We now know for sure that Israel nuked America on 9-11-01 and it is time to do something about it!
Doctors group releases startling analysis of the death and destruction inflicted upon Iraq, Pakistan and Afghanistan from the “War on Terror” in Body Count
1215-2015: 800 years later, the only four remaining original documents lie together at The British Library for the first time
Veterans of Finland’s 1918 war of independence watched from Muskegon as their former countrymen fought against both sides in WWII.
An A-7 Corsair II jet captured the attention of passers-by as it was unloaded from a truck in the parking lot of the Brevard Veterans Memorial Center.
Unwilling to atone. Even late in life. Once a war criminal. Always one.
A recommendation: Sign the nuclear accord with the Islamic Republic of Iran. Announce it with great fanfare.
The UN consciously or unconsciously plays into the hands of the pro-Israeli pressure groups in Canada and only puts on an ugly show of duplicity in imposing a ruling against the Islamic Republic.