originally published May 29, 2016 Exclusive: Veterans Day, November 11th is often exploited by politicians glorifying war and armed services recruiting new soldiers, but it should be a time to reflect on the ugly reality of our past wars and the tragic valor of the combatants. By Don North It was known to local missionaries as “the Hill of … Continue reading Tragic Valor of Marines at Con Thien
Dear friends abroad…and here at home. After writing a mocking and insulting letter about candidate Trump a few days ago I feel its necessary not to be silent on this the day after the election, a day that I consider the darkest day in modern history. There are two dates Americans will never forget…9/11 and … Continue reading A Day after the Election.
Dear friends abroad… and here at home: With three days to go before the voting starts, Deanna and I are full of angst and ever incredulous, as every day brings another outrage to those of us who want to live in a sane Democracy. Its been awhile since I was one of the “boys on the … Continue reading Three days before the election? Have another Scotch or a Valium!