Vietnam veterans were stereotyped and demonized to such a great extent that even the widows of deceased servicemen received late-night harassing phone calls....

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Comment by Kurt on May 2, 2014 at 12:07am

This kills me. thank God we've come a long way. Now the gov't just wants to get rid of all my hard earned benefits. So glad i put my life on the line to get spit on.

Comment by Stephen Jashub Comstock on May 2, 2014 at 8:35am

Still, I won't complain. These guys got treated way worse than we do

Comment by Dave Kunze on June 9, 2014 at 11:57pm

We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home.
Edward R. Murrow

Comment by Dave Kunze on June 10, 2014 at 12:16am

It Has Always Been the Soldier

It is the Soldier, not the reporter who has given us the freedom of the press; 

It is the Solder, not the poet who has given us the freedom of speech; 

It is the Soldier, not the campus organizer who has given us freedom to demonstrate 

It is the Soldier-- Who salutes the flag; Who serves beneath the flag; and whose coffin is draped by the flag, 

Who allows the protestor to burn the flag.

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