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Operation Enduring Freedom Calling All Soldier Stories

Operation Enduring Freedom, so we are what operating to continue freedom?  Lasting freedom?  Honestly this Operation Enduring Freedom is nothing more than a perfect title to a political war.  While America continues to be free, what is the price she

South Korea asks China about North Korean missile carrier

ASSOCIATED PRESS– South Korea has asked China whether it is the source of a sophisticated missile carrier displayed by North Korea during a military parade last weekend, a Seoul official said. Military experts have pointed to China as the probable supplier

Act Of Valor Action Packed Success

Have you seen the Act of Valor yet?  Sure some are against the movie because it says that it stars real life Navy SEALs.  Or others say it does not do the real thing justice.  Whatever the case I am

Military Families Pets Can Come Home on United Airlines

United Airlines No Longer Hiking Fares for Military Families to Fly Home Pets Military families are nomadic; it can be rough on the marriage, children and even pets.  But thanks to PetSafe, military families are not going to have to

Military Deployment A Civilian’s Guide To Giving Back

Military Deployment How to Help Those Troops Deployed During Holidays Military deployment comes at the worst times, usually the holidays.  When it comes to our boys and girls the military deployment schedule does not follow the calendar year.  It seems

Veterans Day Honoring Military History and Heroes

Veterans Day Veterans Day, formally known as Armistice Day, was set aside as a day to remember and reflect upon the agreement that ended the fighting during the First World War.  With every minute that passes throughout Veterans Day there

Medal of Honor Marine Sgt. Dakota Meyer

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Since 1863 the Medal of Honor has been awarded to 3458 recipients. Marine Sgt. Dakota Meyer is the first living Marine to receive the award for extraordinary service and duty in the Iraq/Afghan war.

In the Army the Stryker Brigade Combat Team

In the army the basic salary for a private with less than 2 years experience is around $17,611 according to GoArmy.com. When compared with the cast of the Jersey Shore, Snooki makes $10,000 for an hour appearance at a bar.

Norway Latest Victim of Terrorism

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Norway is the latest victim to terrorist attacks. Twin terrorist attacks occured in Oslo Norway Friday, via car bomb. Attacks on democracy have been occurring and Norway is the latest victim.

Military Says Goodbye Don’t Ask Don’t Tell

Don't Ask Don't Tell does it matter for military performance? Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Admiral Mike Mullen seem to think not.

U.S. military training its members on how to handle openly gay service members

SAN DIEGO, CA— Military bases across the country are holding special training courses to prepare their men for the repeal of the 17-year-old “Don’t ask, don’t tell” law.  Members of the United States Army, Navy, Marines and Air Force are