President Obama’s speech on July 14 to the NAACP Convention in Philadelphia about the failed criminal justice system recalled a commentary I wrote in 1992 when editor of… 706 more words
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A Seattle-area based chain of thrift stores may have pocketed more than $1 million designated for charities.
Minnesota’s attorney general, Lori Swanson, has accused Savers Thrift Stores of putting almost all the donations it collected from customers into its own coffers, rather than forwarding the sums to the charities with which it had contracts, including Vietnam Veterans of America, The New York… 136 more words
I know this spell of “cooler” weather won’t last, but technically winter is coming, and with that in mind, I thought this would be an appropriate time to share some places where you can donate some clothes for those in need. 129 more words
In the March/April 2013 print edition of The VVA Veteran we ran a feature story by Arthur G. Sharp that looked at 21-year-old Army Special Forces Captain William Albracht and his heroic actions in late October and early November of 1969 at Firebase Kate in the Central Highlands of South Vietnam near the Cambodian border. 279 more words