Veterans Affairs

Female Veteran Gets Nasty Note For Parking In Spot Reserved For Veterans (VIDEO)

Female Veteran Gets Nasty Note For Parking In Spot Reserved For Veterans (VIDEO)

WILMINGTON, NC WAFB: Mary Claire Caine is a veteran of the United States Air Force and served on the flight line of the F-117 Nighthawk in Kuwait. Cain was recently out grocery shopping and says she felt proud to park in the space reserved for veterans. When she finished unloading her groceries into her vehicle, she noticed a note […]

It’s Hard Not To Get Choked Up Right With Him When He Says, ‘I’m A Human Being …’

It’s Hard Not To Get Choked Up Right With Him When He Says, ‘I’m A Human Being …’

Here, a homeless man in Chicago describes what it’s like to live on the streets and not know where you’re going to sleep at night. It’s heartbreaking. I know the next time I pass somebody on the street, I won’t be trying to avoid eye contact; at least, I can acknowledge that they’re a human […]

Remembering Tomas Young, Paralyzed Veteran Who Reminded Us Of Bush And Cheney’s War Crimes -VIDEO

Remembering Tomas Young, Paralyzed Veteran Who Reminded Us Of Bush And Cheney’s War Crimes -VIDEO

  In March of 2013 paralyzed Iraq veteran Tomas Young reminded the world in a powerful letter about who was to blame for Iraq – Bush and Cheney – calling them war criminals and murders of both Iraqis and Americans. In a powerful clip from Democracy Now, he read from that letter that told his […]

Obama Launches Solar Energy Job Program For 50,000 Veterans

Obama Launches Solar Energy Job Program For 50,000 Veterans

On Thursday, President Obama performed a two-pronged end run around Republican obstruction to addressing climate change and jobs for veterans. A six-year program will launch this fall to train veterans in the growing solar panel installation industry. The program is due to be enacted at American military bases and will provide training for at least 50,000 […]

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