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Jon Stewart Shows Republicans What It Really Means To Support Veterans

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For the last three years, Jon Stewart has been walking the walk when it comes to supporting military veterans. Republicans should take notes.

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Japan Wants The U.S Military Out Of Their Country — Should We?

Japan Wants The U.S Military Out Of Their Country — Should We?

We really need to rethink our priorities.

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Evidence Shows That Saudi Arabia May Be Using Internationally Banned Weapons

Evidence Shows That Saudi Arabia May Be Using Internationally Banned Weapons

It is disgusting that the United States is supplying these types of munitions to anyone. Our tax money needs to be invested in schools not bombs.

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Tammy Duckworth Just Got All Kinds Of Real On Twitter Regarding Women In Combat (TWEET)

Tammy Duckworth Just Got All Kinds Of Real On Twitter Regarding Women In Combat (TWEET)

She reminds her fellow members of Congress about her own combat service in a very, VERY sarcastically honest way.

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14 Reasons The Rich Wouldn’t Exist Without The Poor

14 Reasons The Rich Wouldn’t Exist Without The Poor

Sometimes we have to say “enough is enough” of the poor shaming. There’s nothing to be ashamed of about being poor.

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Defense Dept. Concludes No Association Between Deployment And Higher Suicide Rates In Military

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Published online by JAMA Psychiatry, Wednesday, the study looked at 32,000 deaths out of the 3.9 million listed military members between 2001 and 2009.

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Insane Right-Wing Blogs Freak Out Over Pretend Invasion Of American Southwest

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What do the conspiracy theorists do best? Take information, twist it into a pale imitation of itself, and then use it to spread abject fear.

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Texas Republican Gets Demolished By Veterans For Trying To Force Christianity Upon Military

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Veterans are calling out Texas GOP Rep. Sam Johnson for his effort to force members of the US Armed Forces to take an oath to God, and they wiped the floor with him.

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ISIS Calls For American Extremists To Help Kill 100 Service Members On U.S. Soil

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These are the chickens coming home to roost, folks, and when the chickens are in, they WILL peck.

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Soldier Refuses To Tip Server Because He Thinks His Service Should Be Enough (IMAGE)

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Is this soldier a pompous asshole or is he justified?

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Fox News Host Enrages Colleagues By Praising Obama As ‘Best President Ever’ To Our Troops (VIDEO)

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President Obama received praise from an unlikely source on Friday as Fox contributor Juan Williams drew the ire of his colleagues by lauding Obama as “the best president ever” to the men and women in our armed forces.

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Can The Climate Deniers Threaten Our National Security?

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By refusing to do anything about climate change, our climate-denying politicians are helping compromise our national security.

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‘On A Mission For God’–US Army Recruitment Station In Arizona Attempts to Enlist Soldiers In His Name

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In the name of whose God?

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You Won’t Believe The Appalling Amount We Spend On Social Security (INFOGRAPHIC)

You won't believe the appalling amount of money we spend on Social Security... oh, wait a minute... Image by Elisabeth Parker.

This simple pie chart shows our Social Security budget is NOT sustainable.

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Obama Apologizes To Couple Who Had To Relocate Wedding So He Could Play Golf (VIDEO)

Obama Apologizes To Couple Who Had To Relocate Wedding So He Could Play Golf (VIDEO)

Once devastated, the couple is now calling this mishap a “blessing in disguise.”

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Bigots Try To Hate On Pro-LGBT Equality In The Military Pic, Get Beautifully Smacked Down (IMAGE)

Bigots Try To Hate On Pro-LGBT Equality In The Military Pic, Get Beautifully Smacked Down (IMAGE)

Haters gonna hate, then get put in their place. Some people need to be reminded that the United States of America was founded on the notion of freedom.

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Senator Tom Coburn’s Departing ‘F**k You’ To Veterans (VIDEO)

Veterans commit suicide at a rate of 22 per day. Sen. Tom Coburn doesn't want to spend the money to help stem that tide.

Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma has done some nasty stuff during his tenure. His final act as a senator is beyond comprehension.

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NYPD Unleash Military Sound Blasts At Protesters’ March For Eric Garner (VIDEO)

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This level of interference is just not necessary.

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Female Officers Secretly Filmed While In Shower On Submarine, Navy To Investigate

Female Officers Secretly Filmed While In Shower On Submarine, Navy To Investigate

For more than a year, at least three female officers aboard the Navy ballistic missile submarine Wyoming were recorded while undressed and in the shower. According to reports, Navy officials have singled out a 24-year-old male second class petty officer who is most likely the one who recorded and distributed […]

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Veteran Busts Fake Ranger Scoring Black Friday Deals In Uniform (VIDEO)

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This fraud definitely wasn’t prepared to be called out on his scam.

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