Purple Heart

Politics
Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.), who was shot down over Iraq, said Steven Bradbury's approval of torture methods put soldiers in danger.
Politics
Cameron Kerr, a medically retired Army Lieutenant living in Alexandria, Virginia, decided he had had enough of the Republican
Politics
Wait a minute...
Politics
“Chip in to fly him to the conflict zone of his choosing,” says Cameron Kerr, who got his medal after losing a leg.
Politics
Just as candidate Trump arose from the slime of racism, misogyny and ignorance that has festered in the Republican Party for so very long, so too did his words and views towards military veterans.
Politics
During its 224-year existence, it has seen changes in name, purpose and award eligibility criteria reflecting the changing nature of warfare, but also the changing character of the nation that sends its men and women into harm's way.
Politics
Your total lack of understanding of what goes on in a combatant’s mind is evident.
Politics
"Donald Trump has not sacrificed for this country and he does not understand duty to any cause other than himself."
Impact
Michael wanted to make a plan, wanted to know what he'd be doing for the winter. He started thinking about those farmer-training programs he'd read about, and decided to apply.
Good News
The simple gesture has reached veterans across the country.
Good News
  ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The family of Wiljo Matalamaki clung to his Purple Heart, a tribute to a young man sent to World
WOMEN'S WORK
The history of the Purple Heart stretches as far back as the American Revolution, but for women it begins in 1942…. that’s when first lieutenant Annie Fox of the Army Nurse Corps (“core”) became the first woman in U.S history to earn the decoration.