Category Archives: veterans

Dear Racists and White Supremacists: Stop Thanking Me For My Service

It seems that many of you feel that all it takes to be an American or “patriot” is if you do certain things. Gestures, even. You said that anyone who spoke against our last president was “Un-American.” It’s okay for … Continue reading

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#DonaldTrump: This Veteran Has Had Enough of Your Shit

Dear Donald Trump, I have had enough of your shit. You are an embarrassment. A disgrace. A sorry excuse for a human being. Not just a sorry excuse for a “president.” Not just a sorry excuse for a “man.” A … Continue reading

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Dear Anti-NFL Kneelers, Stop Telling Us How To Feel. Sincerely, Veterans

Ever since Colin Kaepernick began taking a knee back in 2016 during the national anthem prior to NFL games, a LOT of so-called “patriots” showed outrage, believing…nay…demanding┬áthat he stood as it was played. Kaepernick began taking a knee to protest … Continue reading

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