A sailor with the Navy Reserve is in hot water after taking a page out of Colin Kaepernick's playbook.
On September 7, 2011, while serving in the U.S. Navy in Kandahar, Afghanistan, Brad Snyder was blinded when he stepped on a hidden improvised explosive device (IED) which exploded. Exactly one year later, Snyder won a gold medal at the 2012 London Paralympic Games. He shares what motives him most.
FUNDAMENTALLY TRANSFORMED: Navy launches investigation into sailor who didn’t stand for National Anthem.
White Navy Vet Wears BLM Shirt And Kneels During Anthem DeSoto High School has made headlines following photos of both the football and girl’s volleyball teams kneeling during the National Anthem. One resident of the Texas community decided to
Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and retired NASA Astronaut and Navy Combat Veteran Captain Mark Kelly, the Co-Founders of the gun violence prevention organization Americans for Responsible Solutions PAC, gathered with Human Rights...Show More Summary
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I just could not stomach that debate last night. In the first ten minutes, I heard nothing but horrific socialist drivel from Hillary Clinton. Then Trump immediately chimed in with
Dave Majumdar Security, Asia Washington sends a clear signal to the DPRK. The United States Navy is conducting exercises with the South Korean Navy as part of a continuing effort to deter North Korea. As part of the combined exercise, the U.S. Show More Summary
August 1942. "And so he says to me -- Sailor mechanics at the naval air base in Corpus Christi, Texas, laugh heartily over a good story between servicing operations on Navy planes." 4x5 inch nitrate negative by Howard Hollem for the Office of War Information. View full size.
Janaye Ervin, a U.S. Navy Sailor, is under investigation after she refused to stand for the national anthem. According to the International Business Times, Ervin, who is a reservist petty officer second-class with a rating of intelligence...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of Japan's navy on Monday repeated criticisms of China's pursuit of territorial claims in Asia but called for a resumption of port and personnel visits suspended for several years amid rising tensions between the two Asian powers.
Late last week, Navy Reserve Forces Command published guidance warning troops that they can be punished or prosecuted for refusing to stand when the Star Spangled Banner is played. This was in response to two sailors going public with their decision to show solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. Show More Summary
The Bulls have signed free agents J.J. Avila, Vince Hunter, D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera and Thomas Walkup to round out their 2016-17 training camp roster. Avila (6-8, 250) played two seasons (2010-11, 2011-12) at Navy before transferring to Colorado State for his final two seasons (2013-14, 2014-15). He saw action in 115 games (103 starts) in his four-year [...]
Japan's top naval officer is open to resuming engagement with China's navy despite strong concerns about Chinese activities near disputed islands in the East China Sea. Adm. Tomohisa Takei said … Click to Continue »
MikeM sends us a link to another story about another sailor who won’t stand for the National Anthem. We talked about one earlier this month, but Janaye Ervin wants to join her; Military.com reports that the Navy has published guidance on the subject; A message directed at active-duty sailors and reserve personnel on active duty […]
The 2016-2017 JROTC Postal Competition will officially open today on Sept. 26, 2016, for young cadets in Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force JROTC programs who are interested in competing..... This post JROTC Air Rifle Postal Competition Opens Today appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Russia’s newest nuclear submarine has been sent on permanent deployment to the country’s Far East, state news agency Itar-Tass reports. Russia’s navy has made several moves to shore up its presence in the Pacific Ocean, as Moscow bids to display a strong relationship with China, while also spearheading talks with Japan and South Korea. Show More Summary
Dave Majumdar Security, Incremental upgrades. The United States Navy might defer developing a new next-generation SSN(X) unless such a design holds the potential to provide a revolutionary leap over a modernized variant of the current...Show More Summary