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Memorial Day – 7 Facts Documenting Our Neglect of Millions of Veterans
Politicians who preach patriotism would do well to address these issues
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'This Is on Trump': VA Pick Ronny Jackson Withdraws as Reports of Misconduct and Lack of Vetting Swirl
"Don't blame anyone but the Trump administration and their complete lack of professional vetting and experienced personnel."
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Amid Allegations of Misconduct, Did Trump Just Throw His VA Nominee Under the Bus?
Concerns about Dr. Ronny Jackson have stemmed, at least in part, from observations shared by whistleblowers inside the White House that "suggest a pattern of behavior, not just one or two isolated incidents."
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Sen. Bernie Sanders: Shulkin's Ouster Is Really All About Koch Brothers' Privatization Push
"This is part of a broader approach of the Trump administration," the senator says.
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Warnings of Koch Brothers Influence After Shulkin Says VA Privatization Advocates Forced Him Out
"Shulkin is obviously correct that privatization push is political, but important to understand that it's also ideological: VA is govt-run healthcare that works, and for free market fundamentalists this simply must not be allowed to exist."
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Sanders Warns Against VA Privatization After Trump Tweets Shulkin's Ouster
"Every major veterans’ organization in this country vigorously opposes the privatization of the VA," said Senator Bernie Sanders in response. "I stand with them."
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$30 Million for "Trump's Vanity Military Parade" Nothing Compared to $5.6 Trillion Spent on Endless War Since 2001
'The best way to show support for veterans is to stop war.'
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Expanding the Circle of Honor on Veterans Day
Civil rights veterans have undoubtedly played a critical role in defining and defending our liberty and expanding American democracy, often at tremendous sacrifice.
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"I go as often as I can and my love for these men and women cannot be overstated." Views
Armistice Day with Veterans For Peace in Boston
"As a long time peace activist, I have marched many times for peace, to object to wars and military actions that the U.S. wages."
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Do We Really Know What He Signed Up For?
The loved ones of lost soldiers deserve more than comforting words. They deserve justice.
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