An estimated 200,000 war veterans are homeless in the US. With another million soldiers on the way home from Iraq and Afghanistan in the next five years, even the country's top uniformed military officer Admiral Mike Mullen has warned America is at risk of repeating the mistakes of Vietnam by creating a "whole new generation of homelessness". Unemployment among recently returned servicemen and women is three points higher than the already disastrous national average of 9 per cent.
by Jennifer3 years ago
....to our combat veterans, who deserve much better than what we are giving them. In light of Veterans' Day coming up on Monday, I wanted to take a second and acknowledge the struggles and hardships that many of our...
by Zsuzsy Bee7 years ago
In Flanders Fields the poppies blowBetween the crosses, row on row,That mark our place; and in the skyThe larks, still bravely singing, flyScarce heard amid the guns below.We are the Dead. Short days agoWe lived, felt...
by Ronnie wrenchBiscuit2 years ago
I have seen a lot of posts made of late against the so-called illegal immigrants from south of the border. I have also heard a lot of smack about how we should be helping our "wonderful veterans" instead....
by Thomas Byers4 years ago
What do you think about Mitt Romney being the first president in U.S. History to have millions stashed in offshore Tax Havens. You know I saw this tonight and it really bothers me that we keep letting people like this...
by Kathryn L Hill18 months ago
What is the cause?What are the causes?Wondering.https://www.google.com/search?client=sa … gws_rd=sslP.S. Trolls welcome as comic relief.
by Leaderofmany5 years ago
The time between when the Soldier leaves the service with one disability rating from 0% to 100% from the service to receive the VA rating from 0% to 100% takes a year or longer. In the mean time depending on the rating...
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