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The Day the Next Greatest Generation Was Born

Posted October 19th, 2016 at 2:05 pm (UTC-4)
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Wednesday is more to me than just another useless debate…October 19 represents something much more to my family because it was the day that my husband — and hundreds of other soldiers — parachuted into Afghanistan 15 years ago….This date marks when the next greatest generation was born: the Frontline Generation..

Obama’s Last Chance to End the ‘Forever War’

Posted April 27th, 2016 at 1:08 pm (UTC-4)
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There is a good reason the founders gave Congress the authority to declare war and the president the authority to wage it. The decision to go to war — even when carried out remotely from the air with minimal risk to Americans — is simply too important to entrust to a single branch of government.