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Flag Day And U.S. Army Birthday

June 14, 2019 by

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Celebrating Liberty in more than one way — honor the flag and wish the Army a happy 244th! By Mark Alexander ~ Today is Flag Day, celebrating the anniversary of the adoption of our flag by the Second Continental Congress on June 14th, 1777. Our flag is a beacon of Liberty, a symbol of hope […]

D-DAY 75th ANNIVERSARY

June 6, 2019 by

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Remember those who fought to keep us free from various forms of Socialism!  D-Day June 6th, 1944 Remember: All forms of Socialism looks great on paper, but in reality it has never worked and will not in the future. The reasons; A few people totally control the lives of the 99+% majority. And the majority […]

D-Day at 75: Two Flags and a Son’s Promise Kept

June 6, 2019 by

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To honor our Veterans, strive to be, first and foremost, an American citizen worthy of their sacrifice. ~ Mark Alexander  ~     “Contemplate the mangled bodies of your countrymen, and then say, ‘What should be the reward of such sacrifices?’ … If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animating […]

Please Don’t Forget Memorial Day’s Meaning

May 27, 2019 by

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By Steven Bucci ~ America has undergone a lot of maturing between the Vietnam War and the conflicts of the 21st century. I know, I wore a uniform during both periods. On Memorial Day, let’s not regress in that maturity. When I was still a cadet at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, I […]

Armed Forces Day

May 18, 2019 by

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Armed Forces Day Land of the free because of Patriot Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines and Coastguardsmen.~ Publius  ~    Today is Armed Forces Day. We remain the land of the free because these Patriots — American Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines and Coastguardsmen — have stood bravely in harm’s way and remain on post today. For this, […]

House Democrats Are Shortchanging The Military

May 11, 2019 by

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By Frederico Bartels ~ House appropriators have now released their budget top lines for every government agency, and their number for the Department of Defense shows they acknowledge the defense budget needs an increase. But that increase still isn’t enough, as it falls short of the president’s budget request and of what the military needs […]

ANZAC Day – 25th April 2019

April 25, 2019 by

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By Anton Lang ~ Why is ANZAC Day so important in Australia? At 4.15AM on Sunday the 25th April 1915 an untried Corps of Australian soldiers waded ashore from the longboats that had brought them there from the large troopships further out to sea. As they came ashore in the dawn’s half light they were […]