Veterans speak out against war on Memorial Day


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Students will create a memorial to honor Revolutionary War soldiers for the. Point out that there is as yet no memorial to honor the soldiers who fought. to come and speak to the children about the meaning of Memorial Day.

Memorial Day, veteran suicides and a monument to hope – The. – Casimiro Rodriguez will speak of his brother Gabriel during a Memorial Day unveiling of a monument to veterans who. "This is so important because it helps to bring these issues out of the. “We do not want to forget the unseen and invisible wounds of war that are sometimes part of our service, as well.

A day set aside to honor the fallen, Memorial Day has its roots in the American Civil War. Three years after the Civil War ended, on May 5, 1868, the head of an organization of Union veterans.. Iran Chose To Take Out Drone Instead of manned navy jet, lranian General Says. About Us · Advertise with Us · Privacy Policy.

When it comes to federal holidays celebrated in the U.S., people often get confused between Memorial Day and Veterans Day. The confusion isn’t all that difficult to understand since they both.

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AMY GOODMAN: Today we bring you a Memorial Day special. The veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars as well as women from Afghans for Peace led a peace march of thousands of people to the summit.

Lewes filmmaker and Vietnam War veteran TJ Healy will serve as the keynote speaker at the Memorial Day ceremony of Kent County Chapter 850, Vietnam Veterans of America, on Monday at 2 p.m. at.

Please Stop Honoring Veterans on Memorial Day–a Request From. – That war was optimistically called "the war to end all wars," a name that turned out to be sadly inaccurate. Veteran’s Day is also a day to thank and honor those who have served in our military.

Since then, almost 6,000 more have died, the region is no more stable than it was when the wars began, and as Veterans Day approaches. "and not long after that I was speaking out against the war.

For veterans with PTS, the day can trigger painful memories and difficult emotions.. CBS Eye on Veterans · Connecting Vets Report · To War and Back · VetStory · iTunes. CVA & VoteVets talk about teaming up to end "Forever Wars". For most veterans, Memorial Day naturally brings about a wave of.

Navy vets exposed to Agent Orange get new hope for benefits During the Vietnam War, 90,000 Navy vets served offshore and may have been exposed to Agent Orange. But they are not eligible for VA disability benefits for health problems they suffered as a result of that exposure.. These sailors, who served on ships off the coast of Vietnam during the war, were initially eligible for compensation under the Agent Orange Act of 1991.