Daily Archives: August 3, 2011

Book Review: No Price Too Great

Lee Solomon served in the United States Marine Corps from 1967 to 1976, with nineteen months spent in combat in Vietnam. Solomon is a Khe Sanh veteran.

U.S. Department of Defense Contract Awards for Aug 03, 2011

Kellogg Brown & Root Services, Inc., Houston, Texas, was awarded a $313,000,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. The award will provide for the Logistics Civilian Augmentation Program base life support services in Iraq in support of the Department of State.

Libya, Western intervention and the left’s great betrayal

We pay special attention to the so-called “anti-imperialist” camp’s great betrayal of the Libyan people and how, through ignorance, stupidity, dogmatism, naivety and greed for Gaddafi’s money, these faux “leftists” turned their backs on the Libyan people and supported the murderous Gaddafi regime.

Networking Important In Finding Jobs

It takes more than filling out an application or sending in a resume to land a job these days. In the down economy, U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier has made it a mission to give those out of work the tools they need to find success.

Politicians…Had Enough Yet?

If you haven't had it with all politicians, you had better get stop smoking that "wacky weed"

"My Friend Came To Me with Sadness In His Eyes"

Today, 11 million people in and around Somalia are currently at risk of starvation amidst the worst drought to hit the nation in a generation.

Blattner Energy, Inc Now Hiring Vets On HireVeterans.Com

Blattner Energy, Inc is now reaching out to Veterans and offering them exciting careers in the field of renewable energy. Blattner Energy, Inc is the sister company of D.H. Blattner and Sons which has a long history of over 100 years. Today Blattner Energy, Inc is partnering up with Hire Veterans to find America’s best and utilize these talented Veterans to continue on with the 100 years of success that they have already accomplished.

Veterans Notice! No Date Cut-off for Compensation Claims

There has been misinformation spread by the media that all files for compensation for Agent Orange related presumptive illnesses must be filed by August 30th, 2011. UNTRUE and FALSE!

Advancing Wheelchair Research

An arm that lifts up to 250 pounds, capable of transferring someone from a wheelchair to a couch. A robotic attachment that opens doors and microwaves. A small motor that gives wheelchair users an extra boost as they push forward.

America Should Step Back

Although Pakistan has remained tied to USA since early 1950s and never shirked from volunteering its services whenever the US asked for, but the relations between the two never matured into long lasting strategic relationship.

Agent Orange Relief for Vietnam?

If 'justice for all' were more than misty sentiment appended to a perfunctory 'pledge of allegiance,' H.R. 2634 — a bill seeking broad and long delayed remedial action on behalf of all Vietnam Era victims of Agent Orange — would sail through Congress and gain swift approval from the President.

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – August 03, 2011

On August 1, major changes to the GI Bill went into effect. Learn more about the changes and how they can affect you at VAntage Point.

Poor Man’s Metaphysical Naturalism

Talk about taking a bite too big to chew; or overloading one's hummingbird ass with an alligator mouth.

Libya: Amnesty International Reports

A real discussion is needed, simply to get some of the liberal left back to earth. Well meaning people are being hoodwinked into taking the wrong side. The Libya "sideshow" has been used to end any effective antiwar movement to stop Afghanistan, a very real slaughter. This isn't by accident. There are certainly ways to defend Gaddafi, especially when worse is happening in Syria and Bahrain, Israel and Gaza also and nothing is being done.

Addx Reaches Out to Military Veterans through Military Job Board HireVeterans.com

Through it's new partnership with HireVeterans.com, america's leading job board for U.S. Veterans, Addx is specifically looking to draw quality employees from the Veterans community.