To Those Who Sacrificed

May a grateful country remember your service, today and always…

Memorial Day 2006 - Washington, DC

Paige Lavender captures in stunning pictures and videos, “Here’s A Reminder Of What Memorial Day Is All About.”

homeless veteran

Kevin Freking writes about the challenges formerly homeless veteran, David Dyer, faces to support President Obama’s pledge to eliminate homelessness among veterans by the end of 2015. Formerly Homeless Vets Return To Streets To Help Others In Need.

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Jose Antonio Vargas remembers immigrants who serve the military in Defining American on Memorial Day.

Sabrina Siddiqui reports, “Sen. John Walsh (D-Mont.) posed a question to his colleagues on Capitol Hill… If lawmakers are willing to spend billions of dollars on war, why are they less willing to invest in the welfare of veterans when they come home?” in John Walsh: Preventing Veteran Suicide Is ‘The Cost Of War’.

May a grateful country always remember the cost of war…

Charity Navigator advises how best to Support Our Troops.


Image Sources:
Flag by Kim Hill – CC BY-ND 2.0
Memorial Day 2006 – Washington, DC by jdcdc – CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
Homeless Veteran by Alaina Abplanalp – CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
American flag, Navy Pier, Chicago by Franken Teacher – CC BY 2.0

 

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