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Trump vs. the Marines: Semper Lactentum

Trump vs. the Marines: Semper Lactentum

    By Thomas L. Knapp We don’t really know (and probably never will) whether President Donald Trump really called America’s World War One dead “losers” and “suckers,” as Jeffrey Goldberg claims in a September 3 piece in The Atlantic. On one hand, the claim rings true. Trump has a history of publicly spitting in […]

Deployed Father and Son Get Promoted Together, Pin Each Other Their New US Army Ranks

Deployed Father and Son Get Promoted Together, Pin Each Other Their New US Army Ranks

BY LOUISE BEVAN A father and son who both serve in the U.S. Army have progressed in tandem since enlisting with the same battalion. They were recently deployed together, promoted together, and have pinned each other to their new ranks in a ceremony that was broadcast virtually to their nearest and dearest. Newly promoted Chief Warrant Officer 5 David D. Corbi […]

An Army Widow Honors Our Nation’s Heroes

An Army Widow Honors Our Nation’s Heroes

BY ANDREW THOMAS Army Maj. Brent Taylor knew the only way to train Afghan forces to take over their own security was by forming real relationships with them. Tragically, in November 2018, he was killed by one of the men he was training who had been radicalized. Maj. Taylor was just 39 years old. “His great […]

Video | President Trump Delivers Remarks – Will Deploy Military if Governors fail to Protect their States

Video | President Trump Delivers Remarks – Will Deploy Military if Governors fail to Protect their States

President Trump addressed the nation today in the Rose Garden.  He spoke about George Floyd’s death, promising that justice will be done.  As to the rioting and looting, he is prepared to deploy the military to put an end to it if the governors fail to defend the citizens of their states.  He pledged to […]

A Soldier’s Story

A Soldier’s Story

    By Michele Weslander Quaid On Memorial Day, and always, we remember, honor, and teach about those who have served in the military and sacrificed for our freedoms, and for the families they left behind. Today, I share with you a story that is very personal to me and my daughter, Sophia. It is […]

On Veterans Day, Nov 11th, and Every Day, Americans Thank Veterans For Their Service in Defense of the Republic

On Veterans Day, Nov 11th, and Every Day, Americans Thank Veterans For Their Service in Defense of the Republic

    By Capt Joseph R. John On November 11th, Veterans Day, and every day, Americans are appreciative of Veterans for their service in the defense of the Republic when they were once active members of the US Armed Forces.  We remember and “Honor” military personnel who gave the last full measure of devotion in […]

In Recognition of the US Marine Corps 244th Birthday on November 10, 2019

In Recognition of the US Marine Corps 244th Birthday on November 10, 2019

    By Capt Joseph R. John The US Marine Corps was formed on November 10, 1775 by the Second Continental Congress, with the first Marines enlisting under Commandant Samuel Nicholas, but it wasn’t until 1921 that the Marine Corps began celebrating that historic day officially as its birthday by reading Marine Corps Orders No. […]

Veterans Healthcare Greater Los Angeles | On The Move!

Veterans Healthcare Greater Los Angeles | On The Move!

The VA Gardena Community-Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) is being transferred from the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System (VAGLAHS) to the VA Long Beach Healthcare System (VALBHS). This change will allow VALBHS the opportunity to serve Veterans along their northern most border. In addition, this transfer allows VAGLAHS to more readily and easily manage the […]

Seeking Participants! | Equine Assisted Therapy Pilot Program

Seeking Participants! | Equine Assisted Therapy Pilot Program

For more information, please contact [email protected] Ride On teaches adaptive horseback riding to children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities. We also provide physical and occupational therapy, specializing in using the movement of the horse to improve specific medical conditions. Ride On Celebrates 25 Years of Service, Their Time To Ride. Founded in 1994, […]

Veterans | Ventura County Invites You to “Stand Down!”

Veterans | Ventura County Invites You to “Stand Down!”

The 27th annual Ventura County Stand Down will take place July 26, 27, and 28, 2019. It will be held at the California Army National Guard Armory in Ventura. Stand Down refers to a grass roots, community-based intervention program designed to help the veterans who are homeless “combat” life on the streets.  The hand up […]

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