Entries for the ‘A Veteran’s Perspective’ Category

Prosthetic advances: Making soldiers “whole”

Prosthetic advances: Making soldiers “whole” Contributed by Kris Baydalla-Galasso When discussing military deployment, many often think of two scenarios – the best case and the worst case. Less discussed, however, is the event that a soldier will come home missing a piece of him or herself. While nothing can truly undo the experiences of combat […]

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Former Green Beret Sets the Record Straight

Former Green Beret Who Inspired Kaepernick’s Infamous Kneel Sets the Record Straight By Debbie Gregory.   San Francisco 49ers’ superfan and former Green Beret Nate Boyer was the one who advised Colin Kaepernick on how best to protest racial inequality.   Disappointed by the former quarterback’s decision to sit during “The Star-Spangled Banner” before an […]

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Defining “Combat” in Politics

New Hampshire 1st District front-runner candidate, Maura Sullivan, who captured 30% of the primary vote.  Defining “Combat” in Politics Contributed by Debbie Gregory Political races have always been a war of words between opposing candidates. This has never been more evident than it is now for two female congressional candidates who have been criticized for […]

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9/11 Reflections: Steven W. Nichols, Legalman First Class, U.S. Navy Retired

I served in the U.S. Army for 10 years as an enlisted member of the Judge Advocate General’s Corps. After getting out of the Army, I decided to join the U.S. Navy Reserves. I was active duty for training on September 11, 2001 attending the Navy’s Leadership Continuum Course at the Mine Warfare Training Center […]

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Charity Ride Provides Healing For Veterans

Charity Ride Provides Healing For Veterans Contributed by Debbie Gregory In 2014, Army Airborne Paratrooper, “Indian” Dave Frey was riding solo to the Sturgis Bike Rally when his path crossed with a fellow Paratrooper from his unit, and they quickly became friends. They talked about fellow veterans that were returning from Iraq and Afghanistan and how […]

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