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Don’t Thank Me Anymore... Just Care for Veterans Who Return and Work To End All War
This past Saturday morning in Saint Louis, MO I was walking home when I saw a people gathering and portions of the street being blocked. I live downtown, so it could have been another run, walk or festival. I asked someone who looked like a participant and he told me it was for the Veterans Day...
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Who Did George W. Bush Charge $100k to Hear Him Speak? Wounded Veterans of His Immoral Wars
Revelation condemned by some veterans as a "slap in the face"
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Harper Blasted for 'Offensive,' 'Grotesque' Mother Canada Statue Plans
Public monument meant to emulate World War II memorial in France received as 'hubristic, ugly and just plain wrong'
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New Study Finds 'Staggering' Suicide Rates Among Female Veterans
Cross-sectional study on government data exposes 'harsh' reality of military life for women
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Remember This on Memorial Day: They Didn't Fall, They Were Pushed
Of all the world’s holidays commemorating wars, Memorial Day should be one of sober reflection on war’s horrible costs, surely not a moment to glorify warfare or lust for more wars.
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How Did a 26-Year-Old Iraq War Veteran Die Serving a 2-Day Jail Sentence?
Sgt. James Brown left his family in 2012 to report to El Paso County Detention Facility in Texas for a two-day stay on a DWI. So how did he end up dead?
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Asked by Veteran to Apologize for Horrors of Iraq War, Karl Rove Says No
'I'm not going to apologize for our government having done the right thing by having removed Saddam Hussein from power,' Rove insists
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Is Drone Warfare Fraying at the Edges?
Are pilots deserting Washington's remote-control war? A new form of war may be producing a new form of mental disturbance
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Burying Vietnam, Launching Perpetual War
How Thanking the Veteran Meant Ignoring What Happened
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As a Veteran, I See ‘American Sniper’ as Dangerous, But Not for the Reasons You’d Think
After watching the movie “American Sniper,” I called a friend named Garett Reppenhagen who was an American sniper in Iraq. He deployed with a cavalry scout unit from 2004 to 2005 and was stationed near FOB Warhorse. I asked him if he thought this movie really mattered. “Every portrayal of a...
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