Veterans Day

military parade

Trump’s big, expensive military parade just got shelved

The military and the White House have “agreed to explore opportunities in 2019.”
Tim Hume
8.17.18
chain restaurants

Chili's Faces Backlash for Taking Back Free Meal From Black Veteran on Veterans Day

It all started when an elderly customer wearing a Trump shirt allegedly approached Walker and his service dog, then told the restaurant’s manager that Walker was not a veteran because he believed “no black soldiers” served in Germany and because Walker...
Alex Swerdloff
11.14.16
Food

When Veterans Come Home, Many End up on the Farm

Can farming help veterans heal?
Kaleigh Rogers
11.11.16
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Bomb-Detonating Robot Dropped the Puck in Anaheim for Veterans Day and it Was Weird

Veterans Day is a double-edged sword
Liam Daniel Pierce
11.12.15
americas

Veterans Urge US Military to Remove Barriers That Prevent Sikhs From Serving

Twenty-seven retired military leaders have signed a letter to Secretary of Defense Ash Carter asking him to remove barriers that effectively prevent observant Sikhs to serve without being forced to violate their religious obligations.
VICE News
11.11.15
Photos

An Artist Crafted Remembrance Day Poppies Out of Lamb Heart Tissue

​Unlike the artificial ones, this one was built to wither away.​
Clinton Nguyen
11.11.15
Stuff

What It’s Like to Be an Iraq War Veteran on Veterans Day

From fielding questions from his six-year-old son about Veterans Day to speaking to an auditorium full of college kids, Iraq war veteran Colby Buzzell has made the rounds.
Colby Buzzell
11.11.15
Stuff

We Need to Remember Britain's Muslim Soldiers

Almost 400,000 Muslims fought for Britain during WWI—a fact almost nobody knows.
David Gilmour
11.11.15
Features

One Degree of Separation in the Forever War

The tale of Reese and Yuri Hines, two brothers in two wars, suggests the Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon game needs a new name in the US military.
Brian Castner
11.11.15
veterans

Meet the Porn Star Giving Veterans Blowjobs to Thank Them for Their Service

Jenny Jizz is honoring Veterans Day by letting military servicemen see fireworks.
Erin Meisenzahl-Peace
11.10.15
americas

Martin O'Malley Wants to Expunge the Records of Veterans Discharged for Being Gay

Since World War II, the US government has discharged an estimated 100,000 members of the armed forces for being gay, some honorably and some dishonorably.
Liz Fields
11.9.15
americas

The VA Secretary Has Announced a Massive Overhaul and Wave of Firings

Ahead of his first Veterans Day in charge, VA Secretary Bob McDonald announced plans to restructure the organization that counts more than 9 million veterans in its system.
Kayla Ruble
11.11.14
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