As mentioned before a friend’s son has been wounded in Iraq and she has asked for prayers and good energy sent his way. Here is an update from Marlene Thank you to all for your prayers and good wishesâ€¦the light, energy, angels and all in which you believe are helping. My son is stable. While […]
A friend and fellow member of MFSO notified me that her son Dave Regan was hit by an IED today in Iraq. Dave has a serious head injury. Please send your prayers and thoughts and healing energy his way… he needs it.
Our future president speaks to families and military abroad… let us hope he rethinks his strategy of increasing troop levels rather than heralding diplomacy and bringing all our troops home.
From George Washington University an analysis of newly released information from the National Security Archive affirm the conclusions of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence report in June 2008 regarding the lead up to war. Washington D.C., August 22, 2008 – The U.S. intelligence community buckled sooner in 2002 than previously reported to Bush administration […]
Friend, fellow MFSO member and Gold Star dad Al Zappala died last week… You are with your boy again now. Rest in peace
Military Families Speak Out (MFSO) consists of families with loved ones who have or are currently serving in Iraq. MFSO is often mistakenly believed to be an anti-war organization yet many members are third and fourth generation military with a proud tradition in the ideals of serving their country and are deeply entrenched in military […]
The nature of the war in Iraq has changed the roll of women in the military and, in particular, combat. The consequence is that women are facing combat related amputation for the first time. On the Fourth of July, most people see patriotism and the sacrifices of war as masculine values. A vast majority of […]
According to a newly released Senate Select Intelligence Committee report, Bush knew that pre-war claims about Iraq were untrue. Most people, particularly the ten million around the globe that protested before the invasion, knew the intelligence was sexed up and sold and most of our Congress bought it. Among the reports conclusions: * Claims by […]
This is how we ‘support our troops’ in America. Wave your flags and display your magnets and then really support the troops and write Congress!
This is beyond sick. How many troops have died and our own legislators are not voting to bring them home and now we learn they are profiting from their sacrifice. Members of Congress invested nearly 196 million dollars of their own money in companies that receive hundreds of millions of dollars a day from Pentagon […]