President Donald Trump spoke at New York City’s Veterans Day parade on Monday, where he offered condolences to the families of slain service members. “To every Gold Star family, we will stand by your side forever,” Trump said in prepared remarks. That comment comes two years after Trump feuded with […]
Tim Tebow attempted a military obstacle course with two Army Best Ranger Competition winners. Tebow, a great athlete, was crushed by both men. Tebow first lost a race to scale four walls. He then made it just one-third of the way through a gruelling monkey-bars-style challenge that involved ropes and […]
Dr. Sudip Bose is an Iraq war veteran who served one of the longest continuous combat tours by a military physician since World War II. He treated Saddam Hussein after his capture. Today, he’s the founder of The Battle Continues, a charity for injured veterans. He’s also an emergency medicine […]
According to the Veterans Association, there are currently more than 19.5 million veterans living in America. However, when it comes to adjusting to civilian life, some areas of the country are better for veterans than others. WalletHub ranked the 100 largest US cities in four major categories – employment, economy, […]
Of the 16 million Americans who served in World War II, around 325,000 are still alive in 2020, according to US Department of Veterans Affairs statistics. Alabama-based photographer Jeffrey Rease is doing his part to document the lives and stories of World War II veterans before they’re gone. Rease has […]
President Donald Trump told Fox News he should have gone to Arlington National Cemetery on Veterans Day, but said he was “extremely busy” at the time. Trump told anchor Chris Wallace: “I should have done that, I was extremely busy on calls for the country, we did a lot of […]
The factory makes 7 million poppies every year. Army veterans are employed to work inside the factory. Poppies are worn every year to remember those who have given their lives in conflicts around the world. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The Poppy Factory in Richmond creates poppy products […]
Business Insider interviewed a number of veterans from several branches of the military. They told us about everything they wished civilians understood about the service. Based on those conversations, here are some things you should refrain from saying to veterans. Most of the time, people have the best intentions when […]
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