Tag: Military

Truth about Iran from an Iranian-American

To hear the truth, you have to listen. An Iranian-American activist said she is completely outraged at the “propaganda machine” glorifying the Iranian Quds Force commander Qassem Soleimani, killed by an American airstrike in Iraq. Saghar Erica Kasraie, a longtime Iranian activist, said in a Facebook video Tuesday Iranians are […]

You owe it to yourself to live life to the fullest. How ya’ holding up?

Today is a day many of us are celebrating our freedom. A lot of people gave their lives for our freedom therefore it is our obligation to live our lives to the fullest. In trying to achieve our full potential, we are going to always come up against at least […]

PTSD: The ‘Trojan Horse’ for Far Too Many Families.

Listen up peeps, time to get serious for a minute. If you or someone you know of is suffering from the demon commonly referred to as PTSD, you need not battle it alone. As a combat veteran who by the grace of the Almighty survived multiple trips downrange, it breaks […]

Is freedom worth a price tag up to and including your life?

While deployed, I witnessed unimaginable actions of humanity resulting in parents, friends and loved ones getting that phone call no one wants or wishes for. I ask myself “What for” and “Was it worth it?” I’ve often struggled understanding and fully believing if our involvement in many endeavors were merited. […]

Supreme Court Rules 7-2 in an Important Decision about the use of Religious Symbols in American Life

Earlier this morning the Supreme Court ruled 7-2 in an important decision about the use of religious symbols in American life. A World War I memorial in the shape of a 40-foot-tall cross can continue to stand on public land in Maryland. Today, justice was indeed achieved and our WWI […]