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MEMORIAL DAY 2013
Rick Perry Chats With Oldest Living World War II Veteran
Revolutionary War Hero Honored With New Grave Marker
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A Prayer For Memorial Day
Global God, don't bless us. Lord, have mercy on us. Have mercy on our arrogance. Have mercy on our mercilessness. Have mercy on our patriotism.
Editor, Joint Security Blog
Ian Gelig had been deployed once before. He'd already been awarded a Combat Action Badge and the Army Commendation Medal for his service in Iraq. The day he died, he was five days away from the end of his service commitment.
Obama Delivers Memorial Day Remarks At Arlington (FULL TEXT)
Show Don't Tell
New York Times Best-Selling author, entrepreneur and formerly ...
Today we honor the veterans who have served our country. We reflect and pray for them, as well as celebrate their lives as they have given so much. We also share thoughts with those who are currently serving and those who will serve.
How My Senate Bill Can Keep Heroes From Going Hungry
16-year-old high school sophomore from San Diego County
When I discovered how much good food that could help gets dumped in landfills instead, I was angry. That's how Donate Don't Dump got started. So to have a Senate bill that could potentially help active military families is awesome except for one thing: it's only a bill.
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Obama Honors Fallen Troops At Arlington Cemetery
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or all these veterans have given, many of them are coming home wounded in body or spirit to a society that, while it unanimously honors their service, doesn't really know how to reward and repatriate them.
Memorial Day: Vets Get Mortgage Deal
Nationally recognized expert on personal finance, the economy ...
The Memorial Day holiday is a time to remember and thank our currently serving military and those who served their country in the past. It's also a time to remember that veterans get a very special deal on mortgages through the VA loan program.
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Tuskegee Fly-In Honors Airmen, 'A Tremendous Example For Our Youth'
Remembering Those We've Lost On Memorial Day Weekend
Designer; Creative Consultant; Lifestyle Blogger, SlimPaley.com
When the gardener heard my father's last name, he lifted his jacket from where it was placed... directly upon my great-grandfather's headstone.
A Living Memorial
President, The Mission Continues
He was an Eagle Scout. He was an athlete. He loved American cars. He wore shorts in the dead of the winter. On May 21, 2009, an insurgent with a bomb in Baghdad's Dora market ended Jason George's life. Our country lost a great soldier that day. And I lost a good friend.
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This Memorial Day, Let Us Honor but also Resolve
Dorian de Wind
Retired U.S. Air Force officer and writer
LOOK: Why We Celebrate Memorial Day
A Flag Raising Tradition to Honor America's Fallen Heroes
Rep. Charles Rangel
Rep. Glenn 'GT' Thompson
Memorial Day is a unique and special holiday for many reasons. However, unlike others, the American flag is lowered to half-staff until noon, when it is then raised to full-staff for the remainder of the day.
150 After Battle, Drummer To Recreate Reunion March
WWII Veteran and Grandson Retrace Journey Together Using Google Earth
Jarrod S. Chlapowski
Writer, teacher, and recovering lobbyist
Though he may not be able to return to France, Matt is determined to include others in his family in his grandfather's legacy. "My father is coming down with me to France this Memorial Day," Matt confides.
Memorial Day: Remembrance and Resolve
Professor Emeritus at the UCLA School of Public Affairs
Invasions don't come our way, but incursions do emanate from us and penetrate other nations on an astonishing scale -- a reality most Americans ignore or discount, abetted by their leaders.
This Memorial Day: A Simple Act of Kindness
Dr. Jill Biden
Second Lady of the United States
This Memorial Day, I hope you will take a moment to offer your own gesture of thanks to our men and women serving abroad and at home, as well as their families, and take a moment to honor the service men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice.
An Honorable Memorial to the Fallen
Co-author, 'In an Instant', Author, 'Perfectly Imperfect', Aut...
On Memorial Day, we'll remember those who died in service to our country. But this year, my thoughts are also with our injured service members and their families -- the folks who carry the biggest burden when loved ones return, different, broken, hurting.
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