Veterans

 
 

Patriot Alert: Marine Veteran Becomes First Double-Amputee Cop!

Marine Veteran Conquers Odds, Becomes First Double-Amputee Copby Jonah Bennett National Security/Politics Reporter Against all odds, Marine Corps veteran Matias Ferreira graduated from Suffolk County Police Department Academy in New York on Friday to become the first active-duty, double-amputee cop in the country. Ferreira, a 28-year-old who deployed to Afghanistan and lost both of his legs in 2011 after stepping on an improvised explosive device (IED), graduated after 29 weeks at the academy and has now become a legend, NBC New York reports. The Suffolk County Police Department believes FerreiraRead More


Happy 105th Birthday to Pearl Harbor Veteran Ray Chavez: ‘Keep Going!’

Happy Birthday Mr. Chavez, , the oldest living Pearl Harbor veteran,President Trump and all of here at I Bleed Red White and Blue wish you a very, happy 105th birthday! Happy 105th Birthday Mr. Chavez! “Keep Going!”


VA Hospital Celebrated its 20-Person Transgender Program, While Failing to Care for Remaining 111,000 Veterans

While VA Hospital Boasted Of 20-Person Transgender Program, 100,000 Vets Lacked ‘Safe’ Careby Luke Rosiak A Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hospital that touted its program focusing on 20 transgendered individuals failed in caring for the remaining 111,000 veterans on health care essentials like keeping its medical equipment clean and properly training employees, government auditors found. “We could not gain reasonable assurance that clinical managers effectively monitor the professional competency of providers … patient equipment is clean … [and] employees ensure a safe and healthy environment,” according to the InspectRead More


Trump VA Secretary Shulkin Aims to End 40-mile, 30-day Rule for Veteran Access Private Healthcare

VA Secretary Wants To End Major Rules In The Way Of Vets Getting Private Sector Careby Juliegrace Brufke VA Secretary David Shulkin outlined his aim Sunday to remove the 40-mile, 30-day rule for veterans accessing private sector care outside the VA system. Among other proposals, Shulkin unveiled his plan to dramatically increase the ability of veterans to get care outside of the VA at the Disabled American Veterans annual conference, which is ironic, as DAV has been one of the groups most consistently opposed to the VA Choice Program. In Shulkin’sRead More


Oklahoma VA: Maggots found in patient’s wound while still alive

The horrendous treatment of a Vietnam Veteran.TALIHINA, Okla. – Owen Reese Peterson, a 73-year-old Vietnam Veteran, passed away on October 3rd from complications of sepsis. According to multiple sources, maggots were found growing in Peterson’s wound while he was still alive. According to Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs executive director Myles Deering; The maggots were indeed found while Mr. Peterson was alive at the facility, but the maggots did not cause his death.   Associated Press reporting: A physician’s assistant and three nurses, including the director of nursing, resigned afterRead More


WARNING: You Will Cry, Military Father Returns Home

Guaranteed to put a smile on your face and a tear in your eye! Watch the son’s reaction to his father’s return home.   This heartwarming video was shared by a mother, who surprised her teenage son with the greatest gift of all.   God bless our men and women in the military,   who sacrifice so much for their country.


Cry babies: Straight talk from Air Force veteran to anti-trump rioters

Veteran tells it like it is.Air Force veteran Thaddeus Alexander has some strong words for the rioters/protesters. “When people look at the flag and say that’s not my flag, Donald Trump is not my President. Then you know what, then obviously, this ain’t your damn country!”


This Breathtaking Event at Exactly 11:11 Every Veterans Day in Anthem, Arizona

A breath-taking event happens at exactly 11:11 AM every Veteran’s Day The sun aligns perfectly with the Anthem Veteran’s Memorial.   Light from the sun perfectly shines through the ellipses of five marble pillars representing each branch of the Armed Forces, illuminating The Great Seal of the United States.     Five Pillar Significance The Anthem Veterans Memorial, located in Anthem Community Park in Anthem, AZ is a monument dedicated to honor the service and sacrifice of our country’s armed forces. This pillar of pride provides a place of honorRead More


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Sickening: Vietnam War Memorial Desecrated In Venice Beach

Vandals Deface Vietnam War Memorial In Venice VENICE (CBSLA.com) — Vandals defaced a memorial to Vietnam war veterans in Venice – an awful sight on this Memorial Day weekend. Stewart Oscars welled up as he looked at the vandalized mural located on Pacific Avenue near Sunset Court. It was covered in graffiti from end to end. “This knocked me out. So sickening. Just sadness…think of all these people. They’re gone,” Oscars said. “I remember the Vietnam war and how friends went to war, and bodies came back. Somehow, it hasRead More