Category Archives: U.S. Military

Military injustice: Bestselling ‘Dog Company’ a riveting book deserving a film

Pt. 1 of 2 Advocacy for members of the US military has long been part of my activism, and after reading the best-seller Dog Company: A True Story of American Soldiers Abandoned by Their High Command, I am as appalled … Continue reading

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Supporters of former 1LT Lorance take heart as Hannity questions Trump on military cases

During an interview with President Donald Trump, Sean Hannity breached a subject drawing scant sympathy from the majority of media. Hannity asked the president about a potential pardon for Kristian Saucier, a sailor sentenced to military prison for taking photos … Continue reading

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Soldier’s parents appeal to Obama for pardon, but chances better with Trump

I’ve written many stories about former 1LT Clint Lorance who is serving 20 years in Leavenworth for permitting his soldiers to fire on men Lorance perceived as the enemy in Kandahar Province in Afghanistan in 2012. Now Lorance’s parents, after … Continue reading

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Media yawn as Gold Star family booed by passengers in first class

Media and leftists in general were up in arms after then-candidate Donald Trump had a dustup with a Gold Star father in August. For days, the issue stayed above the fold with leading Democrats and Republicans condemning Trump. However, media … Continue reading

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On Veteran’s Day, a family salute spanning centuries of service

On this Veterans’ Day, I wanted to share with readers a family salute to veterans dating to the American Revolution. 

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UN, US Army social media at root of anti-Trump controversies

Mostly ignored by media was a post on an official US Army page directing Twitter users to a leftwing site attacking Republican nominee Donald Trump. Now we’re learning the United Nations, recipient of abundant US taxpayer dollars, also posted an … Continue reading

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SEAL Team 6 forgotten as media miss ‘malarkey’ in Biden’s remarks on national security

Vice President Joe Biden understandably slammed GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump on Wednesday at the Democrats’ national convention. Biden wants his party to keep the White House in November. Biden used the term “malarkey” to criticize Trump. Then Biden said … Continue reading

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