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American Pows

American POWs Are Heroes

Zachary K. Pearce | Posted 05.25.2016 | Politics
Zachary K. Pearce

Growing up, I heard the story of my grandfather's odyssey many times; it was an odyssey which made me proud and continues to make me proud of my grandfather and so many veterans like him, who served their country and the cause of this nation so nobly.

Trump Disrespects Veterans: He is Unfit to Be Commander-In-Chief

Brenda M. Cotter | Posted 05.10.2016 | Politics
Brenda M. Cotter

Perhaps our memories are too short. We need to return to that moment in Ames, Iowa. When you disrespect veterans who made the greatest sacrifices for our country, you are unfit to serve as commander-in-chief of the United States Armed Forces.

Vietnam War POWs Come Home -- 40th Anniversary

Dorian de Wind | Posted 04.29.2013 | Impact
Dorian de Wind

I will never forget the courage and stoicism of those men, the joy and tears of those who could not run to them fast enough, the emotions of that morning and the tears of all of us.

War Memories Are Made of These

Dorian de Wind | Posted 01.07.2013 | Impact
Dorian de Wind

It is likely that we have already heard firsthand from our World War II veterans most of the stories from that dreadful war and that we may not hear many more new ones as these heroes are leaving us at an alarming rate of 800 to 1,000 each and every day.

The Truth About My Trip To Hanoi

Jane Fonda | Posted 09.21.2011 | World
Jane Fonda

It is unconscionable that extremist groups circulate letters which accuse me of horrific things, saying that I am a traitor. These lies have circulated for almost 40 years, continually reopening the wound of the Vietnam War.

Mob Jailbird Fleeces Harvard Grad for $800,000 in POW Scam

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

A Harvard graduate who is an heir to the Vanderbilt and Whitney fortunes got taken to the cleaners for more than $800,000 by a wannabe wiseguy from Brooklyn who never made it out of grammar school.