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Florida Women Veterans Meeting In Tampa

This week, women veterans from throughout Florida will meet in Tampa for the 2nd Annual Women Veterans’ Conference. The goal is to sign them up for available benefits and resources. 295 more words

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Veteran Wins Espy Award

Danielle Green, a woman Iraq War veteran, received an Espy Award (Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Award.  She played for Notre Dame, then enlisted in the military, was wounded, and then got a Masters Degree. 323 more words


Oldest US Veteran

SHE is 110 years old.

Emma Didlake signed up for the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps during World War II.

The Army History site has some of the background of the WAAC up.  84 more words


Florida Puts Out Call To All Women Veterans

Florida has 160,000 women veterans living in the state, yet some of those women do not consider themselves a veteran and many more have never applied for veterans’ benefits. 292 more words


The Soldier Conversation is Missing the Women

There was a photo that went viral over the last few days, identified as disabled women soldiers. It turned out to be models. There was some angry “How dare this happen?” on the veteran Facebook pages. 254 more words


Procrastination Nation

I seriously doubt our ancient ancestors did much procrastinating. Even today I doubt if societies that have a far less cushy lifestyle than many of us Westerners enjoy procrastinate as much as we do. 596 more words