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GoFundMe Investigating Couple That Raised $403,000 For Homeless Vet But Only Gave Him A Fraction Of The Money

Veterans |  | Did a New Jersey couple go on wild gambling sprees, take exotic vacations and buy a new BMW with the money that the public gave to help get a homeless veteran off the streets? This article is about a “feel good story” that has gone really, really bad.  Homeless veteran Johnny Bobbitt Jr. served as ...Read More »

“Song Bird” McCain a Hero? Look at Who Is Honoring Him - That is NOT What the POWs and Veterans are Saying (VIDEO)

Veterans |  | “Establishment politicians and the media in this country are bent set on telling the American people the opposite of what the truth is!” Boy o’ boy does the establishment and corporate media love to honor their own. John McCain a war hero? According to what they are reporting then I guess Benedict Arnold was a ...Read More »

Cops Shoot, Kill ‘Good Samaritan’ Father and Veteran for Trying To Break Up Fight (VIDEO)

Veterans |  | BY RACHEL BLEVINS, THE FREE THOUGHT PROJECT |  A beloved father and U.S. Navy veteran was mercilessly shot and killed by police while he was acting as a “good Samaritan” and trying to break up a fight. Portland, OR – A community is outraged after a father and U.S. Navy veteran was shot and killed ...Read More »

Govt "Study": No Link To War And Suicide - Implies Opposite Is True!

Veterans |  | Back in 2009 President Obama admitted that science has been compromised by political agenda. He of course brought this topic up in the context of … political agenda. Speaking to the National Academy of Sciences Obama said: Next, we are restoring science to its rightful place. On March 9th, I signed an executive memorandum with ...Read More »

What is the Best Way to Support Veterans?

Veterans |  | Since the abolishment of the draft, volunteers have manned the military. By professional armed services standards, this conversion has produced the most efficient and competitive war machine ever. However, what escapes this simplistic viewpoint is that the forces deployed “To Kill People and Break Things”, are used to expand and perpetuate an empire, while forgoing ...Read More »

General Petraeus: Approves of Revoking Military Veterans 2nd Amendment (VIDEO)

Veterans |  | By: The Voice of Reason | The philosophy of the authoritarian government is that citizens don’t know what’s good for them, which is why the all-knowing government has to step in to ‘guide’ them. And when it comes to the issue of personal ownership of firearms, the federal government has for years been trying to ...Read More »

Court Officials Who Jailed a Veteran for Living Off-Grid Were “Just Doing Their Jobs” (VIDEO)

Veterans |  | Here’s an entry for the “Job-Doing Hall of Fame.” What if your job meant that you had to go arrest a guy who just wanted to live off-grid on his own land? What if that guy was a veteran? What if his only crime was refusing a service that he was supposed to pay for, ...Read More »

Veterans in Solidarity with DAPL Protestors

Veterans |  | From December 4 – 7, perhaps longer, over 2,000 veterans, an initiative called Veterans Stand for Standing Rock, intend serving as nonviolent human shields for Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) protestors – Sioux Tribe members and supporters calling themselves water protectors. Participating veterans resolved to defend them from “assault an intimidation at the hands of the ...Read More »

Standing Rock Sioux Resistance: Wounded Knee Redux

Veterans |  | Redoubtable Sioux resistance continues heroically against construction of Energy Transfer Partners’ Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL), endangering their sacred ancestral land, water and wildlife habitat, along with communities, farmland and other sensitive areas. “(U)nder serious consideration” for various Trump administration posts, according to a senior level transition team member, Native American Samoan Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D. ...Read More »

US Veteran Shows More Courage than Obama, Clinton and Sanders (VIDEO)

Veterans |  | (The Real Agenda News) Thaddeus Dionne Alexander a US veteran took to social media to condemn the destruction and violence with which Hillary Clinton and anti-Trump protesters have taken to the streets in several cities around the country. Alexander explains in his video that none of the people who are now protesting on the street, ...Read More »

House Votes To Ban Confederate Flag At Veterans' Cemeteries

Veterans |  | The House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved an amendment banning the display of Confederate flags at cemeteries run by the Veterans Administration. The ban was proposed by a California Democrat who called the flag “a hateful symbol.” Representative Jared Huffman, from California’s North Coast district, put the amendment forward shortly after midnight on Thursday, in the ...Read More »

Leaked Document: 238,000 US Veterans Died Waiting For Health Care

Veterans |  | A leaked document shows nearly one-third of the 847,000 veterans in the Department of Veteran Affairs’ backlog died while waiting for treatment, amounting to more than 238,000 patients, according to documents obtained by the Huffington Post. The VA maintains that the number is so large because it has no mechanism to purge the list of ...Read More »

Memorial Day Dishonor And Disgrace

Veterans |  |   General Smedley Butler was right. War is a racket – based on Big Lies, waged for wealth, power and dominance. Wars have nothing to do with upholding democratic values, humanitarian intervention or fighting for peace, stability and security. They have everything to do with conquest, colonization and control – forcing one nation’s will on ...Read More »

What Memorial Day Do You Honor?

Veterans |  | Many accounts will praise the sacrifices and deeds of those who fought in the American wars. Some versions will emotionally express their thanks and respect, while others will list their heroic actions. There is another viewpoint that seldom gets the attention that it deserves. Simply put, what is the true reason that all this blood ...Read More »

Obama Admin. Unfairly Blocking Military Veterans From Owning Firearms

Veterans |  | The Obama administration is unfairly blocking tens of thousands of military veterans from owning guns, a Republican senator is charging. The FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) is filled with military veterans who are essentially banned from owning guns, even though they may not be a danger to society, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman ...Read More »

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