Legion commends Congress for VA Bill, Choice Reforms

WASHINGTON, July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The head of the nation’s largest veterans service organization praised Congress for passing a measure to fill a $3.4 billion funding gap, which threatened to close VA hospitals and clinics across the country. “While it’s … Continue reading

Arab Kills 5 White Military Members – No Mention of Hate Crime

PHILADELPHIA, PA / DIVERSE NEWS / COMMENTARY –I knew as soon as I heard about this story and finding out that the shooter was Arab (Semitic) that the media would not mention either the shooter’s race or his ethnicity. This … Continue reading

American Legion Salutes Logistics One with Employer of Veterans Award

Saratoga Springs, New York company honored for hiring military veterans SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y., June 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Logistics One, a distribution-systems provider offering warehousing, transportation and brokerage services, will be honored with the Employer of Veterans Award during the New … Continue reading

Charleston Shooting Lawsuits

PHILADELPHIA, PA / JUNE 19, 2015 / DIVERSE NEWS COMMENTARY— As is similar with police shootings, with victims families announcing lawsuits through their lawyers, you can expect lawsuits against the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina. First, … Continue reading

2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games Demonstrates How the Power of Sport Can Put Wounded Warriors on Path to Recovery

As a sponsor for sixth year, Deloitte continues commitment to help wounded warriors recover through competition and teamwork WASHINGTON, June 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — On Friday, June 19, the 2015 Department of Defense (DoD) Warrior Games will officially kick off  at … Continue reading

Special Activities Planned to Highlight Work of State Veterans’ Homes

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Pennsylvania’s six veterans’ homes, operated by the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, have planned special activities throughout next week celebrate the 24th annual State Veterans’ Homes Week, June 14-20. Admissions staff at each … Continue reading