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Trump Hiring Freeze Forces Closure of Military Child Care Programs

Trump Hiring Freeze Forces Closure of Military Child Care Programs

President Donald Trump’s federal hiring freeze — which he promised would not include the military —  has forced at least two US..

February 22, 2017 with 0 Comments
General James “Mad Dog” Mattis, War Criminal

General James “Mad Dog” Mattis, War Criminal

On March 31, 2004, four guards from the private security company Blackwater USA made the fatal mistake of entering a part of Fallujah, Iraq..

January 13, 2017 with 0 Comments
DNC Vice Chair Tulsi Gabbard Resigns, Endorses Bernie Sanders

DNC Vice Chair Tulsi Gabbard Resigns, Endorses Bernie Sanders

United States congresswoman and decorated combat veteran Tulsi Gabbard resigned as vice chair of the Democratic National Committee on..

February 28, 2016 with 0 Comments
VA Suicide Prevention Hotline Callers Transferred to Voicemail

VA Suicide Prevention Hotline Callers Transferred to Voicemail

At least 23 veterans, active duty troops or family members who called a suicide crisis hotline operated by the Department of Veterans..

February 19, 2016 with 0 Comments
US Commander Admits No Direct Threat to Troops Before Afghan Hospital Bombing that Killed 22 Civilians

US Commander Admits No Direct Threat to Troops Before Afghan Hospital Bombing that Killed 22 Civilians

The commander of United States forces in Afghanistan has admitted that the military incorrectly reported that its troops were under direct..

October 5, 2015 with 0 Comments
Vacationing US Servicemen Take Down Suspected Terrorist Gunman on Paris-Amsterdam Train

Vacationing US Servicemen Take Down Suspected Terrorist Gunman on Paris-Amsterdam Train

Two men described by French media as vacationing U.S. servicemen thwarted an armed attack aboard a high-speed train en route to Amsterdam..

August 21, 2015 with 0 Comments
Report: US Troops, Contractors Sexually Abused Dozens of Colombian Girls

Report: US Troops, Contractors Sexually Abused Dozens of Colombian Girls

A recently-released report states US troops and private contractors sexually abused dozens of Colombian children with impunity between 2003..

March 25, 2015 with 2 Comments
Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX) Introduces Bill Forcing Air Force Academy Cadets to Recite Oath to ‘God’

Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX) Introduces Bill Forcing Air Force Academy Cadets to Recite Oath to ‘God’

A Republican US congressman has introduced a bill that would force cadets at the United States Air Force Academy to acknowledge and swear..

March 23, 2015 with 2 Comments
Cancer-Stricken Vietnam Veteran John Skelley, 69, Freezes to Death after Michigan Utility Shuts off Gas

Cancer-Stricken Vietnam Veteran John Skelley, 69, Freezes to Death after Michigan Utility Shuts off Gas

An elderly Vietnam War veteran with throat cancer froze to death in a house just outside Detroit after the public utility company serving..

February 18, 2015 with 2 Comments
Conservative Anger after Springsteen Plays Antiwar Song at DC Veterans Day Concert

Conservative Anger after Springsteen Plays Antiwar Song at DC Veterans Day Concert

Rock icon Bruce Springsteen angered many American patriots after he played a popular 1960s antiwar song at a Washington, DC concert..

November 13, 2014 with 0 Comments
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