December 9, 2018
Salem-News.com (Sep-26-2017 16:50)
$350,000 Immediately Available to Help Homeless VeteransSalem-News.com
"Our veterans have bravely served our country and we owe it to them to ensure that they have a safe and stable place to call home." -Margaret Salazar, Director OHCS
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"In the last few years, we have made great progress in reducing the number of homeless veterans, but we still have a long way to go to meet our goal of ending veteran homelessness in our state," said Cameron Smith, director of the Oregon Department of Veterans' Affairs.
Salem-News.com (Sep-15-2017 22:12)
President Dwight D. Eisenhower Warns of Military-Industrial Complex in Farewell SpeechSalem-News.com
Known as the "last great conservative Republican", Eisenhower gives advice to future generations.
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President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Jan 17, 1961
Salem-News.com (Aug-28-2017 22:48)
142nd Fighter Wing Send Support Teams for Hurricane Harvey ReliefSalem-News.com
Oregon is joining the efforts to save lives in Texas
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Members of the Oregon Air National Guard's 125th Special Tactics Squadron have been called to provide humanitarian support for Hurricane Harvey relief in Texas.
Salem-News.com (Aug-23-2017 15:32)
Merkley Statement on Trump`s Address on AfghanistanSalem-News.com
Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, released the following statement in reaction to President Trump’s August 21 address on the future of the war in Afghanistan:
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"The president’s pronouncement that he plans to avoid disclosing troop levels, military strategies and timelines — combined with his criticism of so called ‘micromanagement from Washington, D.C.’ — are clear indications of his intention to bolster military action in Afghanistan.
Salem-News.com (Aug-14-2017 22:13)
Oregon National Guard Soldiers and Airmen Soon to Deploy to Fire near Crater LakeSalem-News.com
Operation Plan Smokey stipulates how Oregon National Guard members are utilized to assist in firefighting efforts.
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More than 100 Oregon National Guard members, activated by Oregon Governor Kate Brown to assist with ongoing firefighting efforts in southern Oregon, are scheduled to complete their refresher firefighting training at the Department of Public Safety Standards and Training (DPSST), in Salem on Tuesday.
Salem-News.com (Jun-27-2017 23:42)
The Schizophrenic Syrian WarRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com
The last six years of terror have resulted in 207,000 civilian deaths (24,000 children).
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Both Russia and the U.S. want ISIS defeated but then we have U.S.-supported rebels fighting Syrian troops. Supposedly, Russia only attacks ISIS, not the U.S.-supported rebels.
Salem-News.com (Jun-08-2017 12:40)
USS Liberty Attacked by Israel 50 Years Ago TodayBonnie King Salem-News.com
The USS Liberty was a spy ship, keeping tabs on Israel's Arab neighbors and their Soviet advisers.
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Fifty years ago today, on June 8, 1967, 34 American servicemen were killed and 174 were wounded when Israel attacked the USS Liberty navy ship in international waters.
Salem-News.com (May-30-2017 01:35)
Documentary Follows America`s Efforts to Find MIAColonel Bill Fortier
A first hand understanding of the cost of war in human lives.
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This film is the end result of his searching for a way to help in America’s search for those "still missing”.
Salem-News.com (Apr-07-2017 11:25)
The Attack on Syria in 4 Basic FactsMazin Qumsiyeh, Salem-News.com
War is immoral, illogical, and criminal and has no “good side” or “bad side”.
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The attack on Syria by the United States while illegal per international law (not sanctioned by the UN Security Council and opposed by Russia and China) comes to remind as all of five basic facts of geopolitics:
Salem-News.com (Mar-21-2017 19:20)
Guns and Cocaine and the Murders of U.S. MilitaryRobert O'Dowd Salem-News.com
The drug pipeline from Central America fueled the crack cocaine epidemic, resulting in the deaths, addictions and imprisonment of thousands of Americans.
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Congress needs to conduct an investigation into the murder of Marine Colonel James E. Sabow at Marine Corps Air Station El Toro, CA, and 101st Airborne troops on Arrow Air 1285 in Gander, Newfoundland, Canada, and the deaths of 256 Americans.