Female vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
Volunteers are working to make sure the final resting place of every veteran gets the dignity it deserves.
The Boston Red Sox made sure to honor those who have served their country on Veteran’s Day by visiting veterans hospitals and homeless shelters throughout Massachusetts on Tuesday.
Rajon Rondo returned to practice on Tuesday, and made sure to honor those who have fought for their country in the process.
Massachusetts marked Veterans Day on Tuesday with commemorations around the state, including a parade in Boston in which gay and transgender veterans are being allowed to march for the first time.
Anyone can pause for a moment to honor our veterans by reflecting on exactly what it is these men and women do.
A group representing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender military veterans says it will be the first to march in Boston’s annual Veterans Day parade.
The tour bus always goes quiet as the granite pillars and archways come into view along 17th Street in Washington D.C. An announcement from the tour guide breaks the silence and tells the old soldiers on board what they already know: They’ve arrived at the National World War II Memorial.
In celebration of President’s Day weekend, the White Mountain National Forest is joining other forests across the country in waiving fees at all day-use areas Saturday through Monday.
Most new recruits join the armed services before they have launched a career or started a family.