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What They Died For
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: American War, War of Terror, Bush, Cheney, Republicans, Obama, Democrats, Military Industrial Complex, Stop Loss, PTSD, Veterans, Suicide, American Imperialism, Hubris, VA Scandal, Mental Health Care, Politics )

Brian
- 29 days ago - truth-out.org
"Of the 4,486 American military deaths in Iraq, 911 were considered "non-combat related," that is, non-accidents, suicides. In some years, more soldiers died by their own hand than in combat. They died of the war, but not in the war. What for?"
Tell Senator Burr: Apologize for Your Disgusting Remarks ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Tea Party, Richard Burr, veterans, VSO, VA, ethics, corruption, dishonesty, politics, government )

Carrie
- 61 days ago - action.votevets.org
Tea Party darling Senator Richard Burr used Memorial Day to launch an attack at Veterans Service Organizations (VSO) who are refusing to call for VA Secretary Eric Shinseki's resignation. Senator Burr smeared them as not caring about the veterans...
How America Is Failing Its Veterans
Society & Culture  (tags: veterans, veterans affairs, services, failing the vets, govenrment programs, politics, law, media, news, society, usa, government )

Cal
- 64 days ago - theweek.com
The problem is far worse than long wait times at VA hospitals
Can Dogs Replace Drugs to Help Veterans Overcome PTSD? (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: veterans, ptsd, dogs, replacement for drugs, amazing video, memorial day video )

BarbCat
- 64 days ago - care2.com
Any dog lover can tell you how much their dog lifts their spirits and provides emotional support. Research even shows that having a dog can increase your happiness. But, new research is starting to show that training a dog using positive reinforcement....
*Take Action*Vermont's Senator Sanders Is Right: Use War Money to Take Care of Veterans
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, government, law, media, politics, rights, safety, society, support, veterans )

Kit
- 184 days ago - truth-out.org
Now, Bernie's done it again, proposing to use war funding to pay for veterans' benefits, with the most politically salient feature of his proposal being its reversal of the military pension cuts included in the Ryan-Murray budget deal. PETITION
Stand With the Veterans Who Stand to Lose Their Jobs in Bristol Bay ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Vote Vets, Koch Brothers, Alaska, jobs, veterans, fishermen, politics, society, humans, ethics )

Carrie
- 188 days ago - action.votevets.org
We have a chance to land a knock out blow right now, but we need to know if you're with us.Sign our petition calling on the remaining investors to abandon this project and protect the jobs of the veterans who head to the Bay every year to earn a living...
Miley the Cat Keeps Ailing Veterans Company
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, cats, veterans )

Cher Away
- 202 days ago - halopets.com
There's an unusual staff member at the Veteran's Affairs Medical Center at Fort Miley in San Francisco. He had virtually no job experience before he joined the team, but he's uniquely qualified for his position.
Seven Things Veterans Need More Than a Holiday
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: veterans, troops, military, human rights, ethics, government, healthcare, housing, politics, war )

Beverly
- 259 days ago - truth-out.org
If the United States were really committed to its troops after they complete their tours of duty, why are veterans facing so many hardships back at home?
1,000 Pages of Letters Reveal WWII Love Story - Video Story for Veterans Day
Offbeat  (tags: americans, children, culture, government, humans, interesting, love, off-beat, photos, pictures, society, veterans, women, world )

Caree
- 259 days ago - nbcnews.com
Love letters written from an Arizona woman's father to her mother in 1942 reveal the story of how their family came to be during World War II. KVOA's Erica Flores reports. A box with old pictures and over one thousand pages her father had written to -
Support Veterans Enjoying the Land They Once Defended ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, veterans )

Cher Away
- 262 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
This partnership will allow veterans, active-duty military, and their families to have opportunities to learn about and participate in conservation and recreation activities on public lands.
Alan Alda and Joe Mantegna to Host Telethon for Veterans Read More: Http://Www.Looktothestars.Org/ News/10851-Alan-Alda-and-Joe-
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: celebrity, americans, veterans, ethics, culture, sadness, society, safety, women, violence, news, interesting, government, dishonesty, treatment, protection, war, troops )

Robert
- 266 days ago - looktothestars.org
On Sunday, November 10th, 2013, Alan Alda and Joe Mantegna will host HOMEWARD BOUND, a live four-hour national telethon to support American veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).
Veterans Duckworth and Soltz: Food Stamp Cuts for Veterans 'Unacceptable' and 'Revolting'
Society & Culture  (tags: government, family, ethics, politics, society, veterans, SNAP food program, sadness )

Carrie
- 272 days ago - rawstory.com
An estimated 900,000 U.S. military veterans will lose some or all of their Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits on Friday.
How Republicans Show Respect
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP Hate, GOP Lies, Racism', veterans, videos )

TomCat
- 286 days ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
One Vet Gets It Right
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP Hypocrites, GOP lies, veterans, video )

TomCat
- 286 days ago - politicsplus.org
Sere 1st comment
Contact Congress & Support Veterans Who Receive Food Assistance - ACTION - PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, veterans, military, SNAP, congress, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, government, politics )

Carrie
- 307 days ago - action.votevets.org
Use our "Contact Congress Tool" to tell your Senators to oppose any legislation that cuts food assistance programs that support veterans and military families.
 

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