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Senate Unanimously Passes Bill To Honor Forgotten Chinese-American WWII Veterans
“They faced outright discrimination throughout their service, which led to their heroism and sacrifice being largely ignored,” Sen. Tammy Duckworth said.
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Veterans Group Calls Out Trump's 'Outrageous' Response To John McCain's Death
AMVETS called on the White House to "show appropriate respect" for the late Arizona lawmaker.
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Veterans Of Foreign Wars Defends Press After Rally, But Quiet On Trump
“Today, we are disappointed to hear some of our members boo the press during President Trump’s remarks,” the VFW said in a statement.
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Donald Trump Tells Kansas City Rally Everything They're Seeing Is A Lie
“Just remember, what you are seeing and what you are reading is not what’s happening,” Trump said.
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Showtime To Sarah Palin: Sacha Baron Cohen Never Posed As A Disabled Vet With You
The cable network defended the comedian amid accusations of “stolen valor.”
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Trump Lied About Parents Of Korean War Vets, Now He's Lying About Returned Bodies
The president claims North Korea has returned 200 service members’ remains. That has not happened.
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Meet The Man Traveling To All 50 States To Mow Lawns For Those In Need
Even the Queen of England took notice of Rodney Smith's good deeds.
Report Says More Than 100 Confederate Symbols Removed Since 2015
The movement to remove the monuments began after white nationalist Dylann Roof killed nine black parishioners in a South Carolina.
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This Is Why Another Confederate Statue Won't Come Down In Tennessee
More than 150 years after the Civil War, the governor has ensured wounds of oppression here will continue to fester.
Veteran's Viral Post Describes The Everyday Sexism Female Service Members Face
“It’s OK to turn the insult into an educational moment,” JoAnn Ortloff said.
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Veterans Group Blasts Trump's Memorial Day Remark As 'Most Inappropriate' Ever
VoteVets calls it "appalling" to offer happy greetings and self-promotion on a day meant to honor the fallen.
Every Grave In Minnesota Military Cemetery Gets Flag For First Time In 35 Years
A nonprofit group raised more than $235,000 and enlisted 5,000 volunteers to make sure no headstone was overlooked this Memorial Day.
GOP Senate Candidate Says Military Service Is Inherently Conservative
Republican Kevin Nicholson also said defending the Constitution is a "conservative value."
VA Hospital Apologizes After Photos Of Filthy Room Go Viral
Army veteran Christopher Wilson, who was there for treatment, said the staff didn’t even acknowledge the mess.
Veteran Receives First Penis And Scrotum Transplant
25 Johns Hopkins surgeons and staff worked for 14 hours to transplant a penis and scrotum to an Afghanistan war veteran maimed by an I.E.D.
Senator Tammy Duckworth Gives Birth
Senator Tammy Duckworth announced the arrival of a baby girl, making her the first senator to give birth while in office.
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Daniel Akaka, First Native Hawaiian In Senate, Dies At 93
The former senator was an advocate for veterans and Native Hawaiians.
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Veterans Groups Worry VA Chief’s Ouster Sets The Stage For Privatization
“It’s a victory for the guys who don’t care about veterans,” said one veterans advocate.
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Tammy Duckworth Rebukes Red State Blog For Saying 'She Doesn't Have A Leg To Stand On'
Don't mess with Duckworth.
Veterans Stand For Gun Reform
These veterans say their own experiences are driving them to call for a ban on military-style assault rifles.
4 Dead As Hostage Standoff Ends At California Veterans Home
Three female employees and the gunman were all found dead after the daylong siege.
Senator Duckworth Announces Pregnancy
Senator Tammy Duckworth announced she’s pregnant, making her the first sitting senator to give birth while in office.
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For Year End Charitable Giving — Some Favorites
Consumer advocate, lawyer and author
Here are some of my favorite, frugal, effective non-profit citizen action organizations that you may wish to favor with your
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Memphis Removes Confederate Statues From Park After Private Sale
A statue of Confederate general and KKK leader Nathan Bedford Forrest came down first on Wednesday, just hours after the sale ordinance was signed.
Another Trumpism For The History Books: Pearl Harbor Was 'A Pretty Wild Scene'
But the veterans "gave it to 'em pretty good," the president says on anniversary of the 1941 attack.
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