"Our Grief is Different": Fallen Veterans Honored, Celebrated by Families at Operation: Love Letter
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Layfield is a member of the American Gold Star Mothers Inc., an organization of mothers who "have lost a son or daughter in the service of our country," according to its website. Her son Travis enlisted in the Marines right out of high school, but did ...
Mark Shields: Republicans Promise to Make America Great Again — at Torture
In 1968, an American soldier was court-martialed for having been involved in the waterboarding of a North Vietnamese prisoner. What Trump and his chicken-hawk friends fail to understand is that torture is not just illegal and morally repugnant; it is ...
What a divided America actually hears when Obama speaks
“Those with money and power will gain control over the decisions that could send a young soldier to war, or allow another economic disaster, or roll back the equal rights and voting rights that generations of Americans have fought, even died, to secure ...
South Pacific island cult worship the spirit of an American World War II soldier
Every February a cult gathers at the base of an active volcano in the South Pacific in a religious tribute to a dead American soldier. The elders wear American military uniforms jangling with medals, the rest paint 'USA' in red paint on their bare chests.