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Memorial Day Veterans

Memorial Day Honored Across The Country

AP | JAKE PEARSON | Posted 07.25.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Marine Corps' chaplain, speaking Sunday to a congregation that has tied gold ribbons on the church's fence in honor of fall...

The Yanks Are Coming

Daniel N. Nelson | Posted 07.28.2013 | Politics
Daniel N. Nelson

As we mourn yet more war dead and grievously injured from the last decade of warfare, let's promise ourselves no more. This is a time to heal while defending, to wonder both what we have done and to repair our wounds.

'Every Bit Of Caring Counts Today'

Morgan Levy | Posted 07.26.2013 | Teen
Morgan Levy

What happened to a time when Memorial Day was about honoring our veterans? How did we regress to Memorial Day being just a summer kickoff and socially acceptable time to begin donning light-colored clothing?

Memorial Day Is Every Day

Deborah Schoeberlein | Posted 07.31.2012 | Healthy Living
Deborah Schoeberlein

Monday was a national day of memory. For those of you who forgot to remember, its never too late to stand by those who have fallen.

Honoring the Fallen by Challenging the Living: The Legacy of a Gold Star Mother

Aloysius Boyle | Posted 07.28.2012 | Impact
Aloysius Boyle

In these tragic moments, when we have lost a friend, son, brother, father, mother, sister, daughter or fiancé, we have not lost all that they accomplished in their lives. Their legacies and examples will withstand time, as long as we continue to honor the fallen.

Blind Vets Who Make Calls For Deaf Vets Will Phone Obama, Romney On Memorial Day

Huffington Post | Jessica Prois | Posted 05.28.2012 | Impact

This Memorial Day, a group of blind and deaf veterans is calling on Americans to take notice. Veterans Workshop, a charity that provides programs f...

Memorial Day: Honor the Fallen, Remember the Living

Dave Helfert | Posted 07.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Dave Helfert

This Memorial Day, honor those who have fallen in service to the nation. They have given the last full measure and they surely deserve our respect and gratitude. But take just a minute to honor those who fought in our wars and lived. For many, their battles are far from over.

Classic Planes Honor Veterans

Posted 07.29.2011 | Politics

There's plenty of ways to honor our veterans on memorial day, but few are as spectacular as an air show like this. Classic planes are flew into Far...

Memorial Day Tribute: Keep the Troops at Home

Doug Bandow | Posted 07.28.2011 | Politics
Doug Bandow

America was born in war. The existence of evil means that war may always be an ugly necessity. But these days most of Washington's conflicts are wars of choice, military interventions for almost any reason other than protecting vital American interests.