Is Air Force Basic Military Training Hard? I
Well, Air Force basic military training has definitely evolved over the past ten years putting an emphasis on field…
US General Relieved Of Duties for Comments:will
General John R. Allen, the Commander of the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan has removed a senior…
The Impact Of the Vietnam War
My war was the Korean War but I followed what I could of the news from Vietnam. My wife did not want newscast blasting…
Is Air Force Basic Military Training Hard Or
Sir, trainee (insert your last name here) reports as ordered! This is the first thing you will take with you to basic…
Support The Veterans
Essential demographics clarify a percentage of the recording frenzy. Vietnam veterans are getting to be senior citizens…
Hundreds Defect From Yemen Military: Protesters
More than four hundred Yemeni troops have defected to the side of the opposition, declaring that raising their weapons…
Military Articles (47)
Involuntary Separating From the Military Things they Didnt Tell You
So you served your country or are serving your country. You've been notified your commander is pressing through with recommending your seperation from the Military. Your emotions are going to vary from bieng angry, depressed, optimistic, delusional, and sad. I know from a personal standpoint how you feel. It's not…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jul 02, 2011  
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US Special Forces Are Being Deployed In Parts Of Africa
President Obama has quietly announced that Special Forces, including Green Berets are being sent to parts of Africa as part of a training mission to help regions finally rid themselves of the small but vicious rebel group that calls themselves the Lords Resistance Army. That group has been terrorizing many…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Oct 15, 2011  
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Air Force Educational Benifits - What Are They?
Hi. My name's Mike and I have been in the Air Force now for almost two years and am now an Air Traffic Controller stationed at Little rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. I am going to explain what the Air Force has to offer you both on duty and voluntary…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Feb 27, 2012  
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Veteran Employment Opportunities
There are a lot of resources available to assist job seeking veterans to connect with employers in the civilian job opportunities. Many companies are also striving hard to ensure that the military vets who put their life on line to go to war and fight in defense of the country.…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Feb 26, 2013  
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The Militant Problem In Pakistan: Nothing New As Additional Attacks Occur
After 9/11, Pakistan denounced the actions of Islamic militants and claimed to be in the process of severing all ties with these militants and training camps that dotted its countryside. Those claims have always been viewed with skepticism at best, especially in the West, however, there are renewed worries that…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 24, 2011  
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US General Relieved Of Duties for Comments:will it Change the Military Pull Out In Afghanistan?
General John R. Allen, the Commander of the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan has removed a senior ranking commander in the US Army from his post in that nation after he made several public comments that were decidedly disparaging to the Afghan government and its officials. Major General Peter…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Nov 05, 2011  
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Semper Fi at The Wall
Monday, May 28, 2012- In Washington, D.C. this afternoon Commander-in-Chief Obama spoke at ‘the Wall’, the Vietnam Memorial, amid the more sober observations that follow the week-end BBQs and partying. My Gramma used to call it “Carnation Day”, reflecting the emphasis on the bereaved mothers and widows rather than showing…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 30, 2012  
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Bin Ladens Death
Ladies and gentleman I had just heard of some very ground breaking news on the death of Bin laden. Obama has just called in a emergency conference but it was delayed. I almost certainly that he will be discussing the news about the death of Bin laden. For years upon…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 02, 2011  
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Changing Attitudes Towards Our Military
Support for our military has changed drastically since the Vietnam War. Our modern day warriors are looked up to, unlike our Vietnam veterans who returned to a very hostile America. Our Vietnam vets were called "baby killers" and were told to get out of Vietnam. Protest songs like "Four Dead…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jun 29, 2011  
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Black Ops Air Guns: 3 Maintenance Tips for Your Guns
Maintaining your Black Ops air guns is crucial to ensuring that your guns and your games last longer. Here are 3 tips on how to keep your Black Ops air guns clean, which BBs to use, proper loading, and how to troubleshoot a jammed gun. Cleaning Your Black Ops Air…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Mar 08, 2016  
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Marines Urinating On Taliban - Does This Make All Military Look Bad?
Okay so I am sure you have heard about this, as it's been all over both YouTube and the news recently and maybe you think to yourself, Wow this makes the military as a whole look bad right? While this may have some truth to it in the sense that…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Mar 03, 2012  
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Jobs for Veterans
In the past few years, the employment situation for veterans has improved though there are some who served in Iraq and Afghanistan that are still faced with employment challenges. The improvement in the employment situations has been facilitated by programs that are spearheaded by President Obama to help spur interest…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Feb 28, 2013  
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Memorial Day-a Good Time To Look Back
Memorial Day is a holiday that we sometimes think of barbecues, family gatherings, and a day off of work. It is also the day we enjoy the Indianapolis 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 in Nascar. Many people take the day and visit cemeteries to remember their loved ones, and many…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 29, 2011  
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Panetta Orders Review Of Dover Air Force Base Mortuary Procedures: Warns Of Reprisals for Whistle Blowers
Veteran's Day parades and ceremonies will take place all over the US with families remembering their loved ones and honoring the fallen heroes. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta is doing his part to rectify tragic mishandling of the bodies of those heroes by ordering a more indepth investigation into the Dover…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Nov 11, 2011  
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Life on A Submarine
And an interesting experience it was. Reading another members experience in the military got me thinking of my own military service. I graduated high school in 1967 and after a year at LA Tech I knew it was time for me to do something else with my life. Didn't have…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jun 01, 2012  
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Will the Photographs Of Bin Laden’s Death Be Released?
When President Barack Obama ordered the takedown attack on Osama Bin Laden, it was with the understanding to the troops that they were to arrest and detain the terrorist leader if he were to surrender. The troops and advisers, on the other hand did not expect that to happen in…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 03, 2011  
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U.S. Military
In the recent situation in Afghanistan, people are wondering why we are over there. About 65 percent of American people want us out now and not later. As to what happen and how he able to get to the village about a mile away and do what he did is…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Mar 13, 2012  
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A Brief History Of the 7th Motor Transport Bn
7th. Motor Transport Battalion has a rich history beginning in Korea and running to the present day campaigns even though the name has been changed to the 1st. Transportation Support Battalion. Below is a brief description of the history of the Th. Motor Transport Battalion. I was fortunate enough to…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jun 01, 2011  
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Boko Haram Roles In Global Jihad!
Boko Haram insurgency is aggraviating for many reasons, the main ones being the international network and jihadist ideology behind it. Investigations revealed that insurgency is not locally directed, just as recuitment into its fold is international in natute. The justifications for the insurgency is linked with international jihadist agenda, making…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Oct 11, 2014  
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Kill Team Leader, Calvin Gibbs: Guilty, Awaits Punishment for Murder
Army Staff Sergent Calvin Gibbs has been found guilty of charges of murder during his court martial. Gibbs had pled not guilty to the charges that he had murdered Afghan civilians, taking parts from their bodies to use as both souvenirs and tools of intimidation of other soldiers. He was…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Nov 11, 2011  
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The Medal Of Honor
The military gives awards for service and for valor. They give awards for simple participation. But the highest award for American Service people is the Congressional Medal of Honor. Other countries present similar awards. The Victoria Cross was and still is the highest award in British Commonwealth Countries and Countries…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jun 06, 2012  
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More Questions Than Answers In the Slaying Of Osama Bin Laden at This Time
The jubilation and joy of finally finding and then killing the terrorist leader, Osama Bin Laden has faded away into a more guarded and reserved state as countries around the world start to access the threat of reprisal. The question of whether there will be an increased threat of terrorist…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 04, 2011  
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5 Ways To Say Thanks To The Military
July is one of the many times through out the year that really compels your to say thanks to the military! They give so much for our freedom and the way we live. Although we could never come close to really fully expressing the gratitude they deserve, we can at…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jul 07, 2011  
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Is Air Force Basic Military Training Hard? I Will Let You Know The Hardest Part
Well, Air Force basic military training has definitely evolved over the past ten years putting an emphasis on field training and warrior ethos that has never really been enforced until now but hard nah. Trainees just as little as six years ago spent only 6 weeks at Lackland Air Force…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Apr 23, 2012  
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Vietnam Facts
7th. Motor Transport Battalion was made up of Alpha Co., Bravo Co., Charlie Co. and Transport Co. Alpha, Bravo and Charlie Companies all had 5-ton Trucks while Transport Co.had the big Tractor Trailer rigs. All together we logged almost 4.5 million miles and hauled 945,000 tons of Cargo while in…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jun 02, 2011  
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How Israel Helped Singapore Armed Forces
Singapore is one of the most visited places in Southeast Asia. It has grown to become one of the fastest growing economies in the 20th century leading to the 21st century. The annual GDP last year is at USD 425.251 billion. That amount will surely increase in the coming years…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Nov 25, 2014  
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Hundreds Defect From Yemen Military: Protesters Continue to Call for Saleh to Step Down
More than four hundred Yemeni troops have defected to the side of the opposition, declaring that raising their weapons and attacking the unarmed protesting youth of that nation. The troops made their announcement after hours of the protests in the capital city, Sanaa. Those protests were described as peaceful, populated…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Nov 20, 2011  
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Donating to Veterans Organizations
There are many veterans organizations in the United States of America which get a percentage of their funding from individual contributors to help them bring a wide range of professional services to homeless veterans as well as those veterans who are in need. Therefore it is very important that you…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Feb 13, 2013  
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Is Navy Seal Training For You
With the recent success of the Navy SEALS mission to kill or capture Osama bin Laden we cannot see the dedication and commitment these patriots endured to complete Navy SEAL Training. Hidden behind all the press and praise is the difficult Navy SEAL training required to operate in hostile environments.…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 11, 2011  
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3 Reasons We Need To Say Thank You Military
As we get busy in our day to day lives, it is easy to forget some of the most important things that exist today. For example our military. It can be easy to take for granted the freedom that we have but there was and is an ongoing cost to…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jul 07, 2011  
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When Osama bin Laden was finally shot and killed by US Navy Seals, a treasure trove of evidence was…
Air Force basic training has evolved throughout the years, and even as little as 2006 has changed…
An investigation has been opened into a leaked photo according to the Public Affairs Office of part…
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I read today that the soldier who had suddenly gone on a killing spree in Afghanistan had not enlisted…

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