Boko Haram Roles In Global Jihad!
Boko Haram insurgency is aggraviating for many reasons, the main ones being the international network and jihadist…
Why Ptsd is So Widespread With Oif And Oef Veterans
There is a staggering amount of OIF and OEF veterans returning from combat zones without physical wounds; seemingly…
Staff Sgt Robert Bales Is No Kid
I read today that the soldier who had suddenly gone on a killing spree in Afghanistan had not enlisted in the army…
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…
Kill Team Leader, Calvin Gibbs: Guilty, Awaits
Army Staff Sergent Calvin Gibbs has been found guilty of charges of murder during his court martial. Gibbs had pled…
What Is Beast Week In Air Force Basic Training?
Air Force basic training has evolved throughout the years, and even as little as 2006 has changed dramatically. What…
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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Casket Photo Sparks Outrage: Investigation Launched Into Leaked Photo
An investigation has been opened into a leaked photo according to the Public Affairs Office of part of the Air Force. That photo, depicting a number of members of 345th Training Squadron posing around a metallic casket was taken some time in August but has only recently surfaced to the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Dec 15, 2011  
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A Day in the Life-Dong Ha, Vietnam Duplicate
A Day In The Life Dong Ha, Vietnam 1968 Brush your teeth, shave and prepare for the grueling day ahead, mentally and physically. Prepare 50 caliber machine guns, check ammo make sure M-40 was serviced and ready to go, have tools on board. Climb aboard the old Dinosaur with me,…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 13, 2011  
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Best Jobs for Veterans
When military service is completed for veterans, they are faced with the task of getting a job in the civilian world to be able to support themselves as well as their families. The knowledge, skills as well as experience they gained in the field makes them be in demand by…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Feb 13, 2013  
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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 into our living room about the war with our little children listening with their big ears. I was in graduate school in the early stages of…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jul 11, 2011  
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Staff Sgt Robert Bales Is No Kid
I read today that the soldier who had suddenly gone on a killing spree in Afghanistan had not enlisted in the army until soon after September 11th, 2001, at the age of 27. Staying for multiple tours, he was about thirty years old when he committed that mass shooting that's…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Mar 19, 2012  
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Things You Should Know About Filing Your VA Claim
Are you a Veteran needing to file a claim with the Veterans Administration, but don't know where to start. The whole process can be overwhelming, one person says you need to do this and another says you should do something else. So where do you start? First of all you…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jun 04, 2011  
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Support The Veterans
Essential demographics clarify a percentage of the recording frenzy. Vietnam veterans are getting to be senior citizens and more inclined to health issues. Any condition they can connect to their military service could qualify for regularly scheduled payments and for some ailments, it is simpler for Vietnam veterans than other…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Apr 13, 2015  
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Why Ptsd is So Widespread With Oif And Oef Veterans
There is a staggering amount of OIF and OEF veterans returning from combat zones without physical wounds; seemingly whole on the outside appearance, but what lurks within is all but a whole person. For those of us that have firsthand knowledge of why PTSD is affecting more than 76,000 veterans;…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jan 05, 2012  
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Iraqi Withdrawal Date May Be Postponed
The Iraqi conflict which started in 2003 has been going in now for eight years. Thousands of Americans and Iraqis have lost their lives. Some have life time injuries. Millions of dollars have been spent, infrastructure destroyed, and many parents are left heartbroken because of an unpopular war. During the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 20, 2011  
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Green Jobs for Veterans
Despite the gratitude we have as a country to the military veterans for their courageous acts when they were on active duty making sure that our country is safe, we will not be doing enough to honor their dedication and service if they end up being unemployed after exiting military…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Feb 19, 2013  
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Dead Soldier Get's Afghans Heartmade Blessings
It is such a blessing to see someone or yourself touch people's lives. It is no different when it comes to Heartmade Blessings. Creating and giving away afghans to fallen solidiers family, I am sure theses families hearts were warmed. Even with something such as poetry, though it has nothing…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Apr 08, 2011  
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What Is Beast Week In Air Force Basic Training?
Air Force basic training has evolved throughout the years, and even as little as 2006 has changed dramatically. What was once “Warrior” week out in wild has been replaced with what is now “BEAST” week. This is where you will actually be on your own (more or less) without Smokey…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Mar 21, 2012  
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Following Translation Of the Bin Laden Evidence, US Steps Up Tracking Of New Operatives
When Osama bin Laden was finally shot and killed by US Navy Seals, a treasure trove of evidence was removed from his compound as well. The CIA, the FBI and other high ranking government agencies have been feverishly poring over that evidence, which included five computers, twice as many hard…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jun 09, 2011  
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By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Dec 02, 2015  
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Sir, trainee (insert your last name here) reports as ordered! This is the first thing you will take…
Well, Air Force basic military training has definitely evolved over the past ten years putting an…
July is one of the many times through out the year that really compels your to say thanks to the…
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