For Veterans Day: Remember Past, Honor Present


In a previous post, we noted that some Veterans carry their spirit of service back home with them and use that energy with disaster relief.With the release of Jake Tapper's new book, we can further appreciate that spirit on this Veteran's Day, and Tony Rossi's high recommendation has certainly piqued my interest in learning more about our remarkable soldiers:Nineteen-year-old Private First Class Brian Moquin Jr. joined the Army after struggling with a heroin addiction prompted by his … [Read more...]

The Vets and First Responders of Team Rubicon Meet Sandy

Team Rubicon Sandy

Team Rubicon will win -- they're determined veterans, doctors and nurses and first responders and they still have that can-do American spirit. They're doing good for a lot of different people -- in a lot of different ways -- as this Vet explains in this moving video.Happy Veteran's Day, and thank you, all mil personnel, all vets, for your service.Meanwhile, the victims of Sandy are feeling utterly abandoned by government agencies unequal to the task of helping them and by utilities … [Read more...]