Tag Archives: Army

#SendHerBack: A 21-Year Veteran’s Open Letter To Those Who Want Brown People “Sent Back”

Dear Conservatives, I am a recently retired 21-year Army veteran. I am also a black man. “GO BACK TO AFRICA!” is not a new thing. People have been saying this for years. When “nigger” stopped bothering us or got so played out … Continue reading

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#DonaldTrump: An Open Letter To the President

Dear Mr. President, My name is Robert People and I am a 21-year veteran of the U.S. Army. I will get right to the point. Many would likely see this letter as a gross waste of time. In some ways, … Continue reading

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#MilitaryLife: Extended Separation Number SEVEN For My Wife and I

Last week, my wife, Jill, left for Europe and she is to be there for nine months. She and I are both in the Army. July will be 20 years of active duty service for me and she has been … Continue reading

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A Message To #Trump Supporters Who Attacked Me and My Letter To #Hillary Clinton

A few weeks ago, I wrote an open letter to Mrs. Hillary Clinton on here in which I thanked her for being an inspiration to women and girls everywhere, but most importantly in my own life, for potentially being one … Continue reading

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#TBT: A Letter To My 16-Year-Old Self

Dear 16-Year-Old Robert, I am writing to you from 2016, a little more than 21 years into the future. To be completely accurate, I know you aren’t exactly 16 just yet, but you will be next month. You’re anxious to turn … Continue reading

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#DonaldTrump: Please Stop Saying You’re Going To “Make America Great Again.” It Never Stopped

Dear Donald Trump, My name is Robert People and I am 36 years old. I am also an Army soldier. I have been on active duty for more than 18 years. I’m going to get right to my point of … Continue reading

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#Writing: Just ONE Of The Places I Stay Prepared To Write

Before my family and I moved to Texas, we lived in North Carolina. My wife and I are in the Army and were stationed at Fort Bragg. We lived in Raeford, which was about a 35-40 minute drive from the … Continue reading

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