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February 9, 2017
By Cal Hickey   Nearly forty-seven years ago I raised my right hand and solemnly swore to “support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic,” and that I would “bear true faith and allegiance to the...
February 3, 2017
News from the Week of January 30: Here’s another round-up of what we’ve been reading and watching this week, from the news and around the web: Last Friday President Trump signed an executive order that indefinitely bars Syrian refugees from entering...
February 2, 2017
By Joe Jenkins While the nation shook after President Donald Trump issued the executive order effectively blocking millions of immigrants and refugees from Muslim-majority countries, military veterans in the Baltimore area took the opportunity to...
February 2, 2017
By Joe Jenkins In the first week of its new administration, the Trump White House signed an executive order barring Syrian refugees indefinitely, slashing refugee resettlement, and effectively targeting immigrants from several Muslim-majority...
January 31, 2017
  As part of United Religions Initiative North America’s #TangibleHope campaign, Veterans for American Ideals is recognizing veteran leaders who are continuing their service by building unity and standing up for American values. Through a series of...
January 29, 2017
January 29, 2017 President Donald J. Trump
The White House
1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Washington, D.C., 20500 Dear Mr. President: I am writing on behalf of approximately 2000 veterans of the U.S. armed forces who have banded together...
January 28, 2017
We at Veterans for American Ideals condemn President Trump’s Executive Order temporarily barring all people from seven Muslim-majority nations from entering the United States. In joining the military, we raised our right hands and took an oath to...
January 27, 2017
Week of January 23   Here’s another round-up of what we’ve been reading and watching this week, from the news and around the web: President Trump is expected to soon sign an executive order that would significantly change the way the United States...
January 23, 2017
By Joe Jenkins As the nation honors the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the sacrifices of the brave men and women who fought for the equality of all Americans, many choose to reflect on a favorite quote once uttered by the revered civil...
January 20, 2017
Week of January 16 Here’s another round-up of what we’ve been doing and reading this week, from the news and around the web: This week the nation celebrated the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King and brave men and women who fought for the equality of...

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