Iraq War Veteran

I Won’t Be Lectured By A ‘Five-Deferment Draft Dodger’: Iraq War Vet. Duckworth DESTROYS Trump

I Won’t Be Lectured By A ‘Five-Deferment Draft Dodger’: Iraq War Vet. Duckworth DESTROYS Trump

On Saturday, Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-ILL.) had enough of Donald Trump‘s fake sympathy for “our great military,” and his using military families as pawns in his blame game to “dodge” responsibility for Friday’s government shutdown. In fact, Duckworth brought up Trump’s long history of dodging dating back to when he was a perfectly able-bodied young adult […]

WATCH: Military Service Dog Springs Into Action To Save Master From PTSD Attack During Interview

WATCH: Military Service Dog Springs Into Action To Save Master From PTSD Attack During Interview

Erick Scott is an Iraq war veteran who suffers from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). After faithfully serving his country, he returned home with nightmares filled with death and pain. He says he often regrets his survival when so many of his fallen brothers died in a war zone far from home. After suffering numerous […]

Why Are U.S. War Veterans Being Deported?

Why Are U.S. War Veterans Being Deported?

Daniel Torres, an Iraq war veteran who was kicked out of the Marines for lacking legal status, has just been granted U.S. citizenship. Torres came from Mexico with his family and overstayed a temporary visa. Torres was one of many undocumented immigrants who joined the U.S. military with fake documents and served overseas in Iraq or Afghanistan. Many of […]

Iraq War Vet Tells Police ‘I Can’t Breathe’ 20 Times Before Dying From Fatal Injury

Iraq War Vet Tells Police ‘I Can’t Breathe’ 20 Times Before Dying From Fatal Injury

Sgt. James Brown’s death happened back in 2012; however, it’s only recently that video footage of his ordeal has been released by the Texas Attorney General. This video makes me think of enhanced torture techniques that America used on terrorists. I could not believe that police would brutalize an American soldier like this. It was […]

WATCH: Confronted By Iraq Veteran, Karl Rove Still Won’t Apologize For Failed War

WATCH: Confronted By Iraq Veteran, Karl Rove Still Won’t Apologize For Failed War

It’s one thing to make a mistake, realize it, admit it, and move on. But some people–especially those who served in the George W. Bush White House–just cannot ever bring themselves to admit they were wrong, even when it’s so painfully obvious that they were. I refer specifically to the mistake of the Iraq War. […]

Texas Guard Defies The US Federal Government And Refuses To Process Same-sex Benefits

Texas Guard Defies The US Federal Government And Refuses To Process Same-sex Benefits

Last month, after receiving a memorandum from Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, the Department of Defense issued a press release stating their intent to extend military spousal benefits to same-sex couples by no later than Sept. 3, 2013. The directive came after the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that Section Three of the Defense of Marriage […]

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