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  • "Reality Check for the Anti-War Crowd"-& Best Of Eagles Info

    08/12/2007 5:58:06 PM PDT · by AirBorn · 3 replies · 407+ views
    Washington Post ^ | June 25th, 2007 | Peter Hegseth
    Reality Check for the Antiwar Crowd By Pete Hegseth Monday, June 25, 2007; A19 As an Iraq war veteran who participated in combat operations and political reconciliation efforts, I take issue with some of the arguments repeatedly being made on Capitol Hill. Most recently I was bothered by statements from Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.), who cited three common antiwar arguments in his June 21 op-ed, " Lincoln's Example for Iraq," all of which run counter to realities on the ground in Iraq. · A deadline for withdrawal is an incentive for Iraqi political compromise· We can bring the war to...
  • Local vets vow to protect memorial during war protest in Washington

    03/16/2007 7:33:28 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 11 replies · 607+ views
    The Mining Journal ^ | March 16, 2007 | SAM EGGLESTON
    ISHPEMING — Bob Lambert has always wanted to see the Vietnam Memorial in Washington D.C., he just never dreamed he’d see it while protecting it from protesters. Lambert, a member of the Vietnam Veterans Association Chapter 380, will join fellow Vietnam vet Larry Collister, an Ishpeming Township resident, as the duo makes their way to Washington today in hopes of standing between the threats of anti-war protesters and land many vets consider sacred ground. “These anti-war and anti-America protesters are going to march on the Pentagon on St. Patrick’s Day and they want to congregate around the Vietnam Wall as...
  • Drop Everything But Your Pants!

    03/09/2007 6:00:24 AM PST · by kristinn · 208 replies · 8,340+ views
    Friday, March 9, 2007 | Kristinn
    ....and head to Washington, D.C. for the Gathering of Eagles next weekend.Freeper #1 Jim Robinson has joined the Move America Forward caravan and is making the cross-country trek to join the Eagles as they protect the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and rally for our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan.March 17, 2007 has the potential to go down in history as the day Vietnam veterans, veterans of other eras and their fellow patriotic Americans stood up to the anti-American left in overwhelming numbers.Troops in Iraq and Afghanistan know about the Gathering of Eagles and are cheering us on. Will you let them...
  • America Supports You: Aaron Tippin To Spend Thanksgiving in Afghanistan

    11/20/2006 3:39:56 PM PST · by SandRat · 6 replies · 451+ views
    WASHINGTON, Nov. 20, 2006 -- Country star Aaron Tippin will spend the Thanksgiving holiday with troops deployed overseas. Country singer Aaron Tippin (third from left) poses with U.S. servicemembers during a visit to the Middle East. He is on his second tour with the “Stars for Stripes” organization, and is performing for troops in Afghanistan through Nov. 27. Courtesy photo  '(Click photo for screen-resolution image);high-resolution image available. Tippin left for Afghanistan Nov. 18 and will perform for the troops stationed there through Nov. 27. He’ll perform music from his new album, “Now & Then,” as well as his well-known hits....
  • L.A. Chapter joins JIM ROBINSON at the REAGAN LIBRARY - Saturday, July 22: final details!!

    07/21/2006 11:57:21 AM PDT · by RonDog · 28 replies · 1,721+ views
    SoCal FReeper Picnic--Join JimRob @ Ronald Reagan Library Saturday July 22! ^ | July 21, 206 | RonDog, The Spirit Of Allegiance [and FRiends]
    As FReeper The Spirit Of Allegiance posted on the other thread: Jim Robinson and a bunch of southern California FReepers are going to the Ronald Reagan Library and Museum in Simi Valley -- on Saturday July 22! Come join us! There is a LOT to see, so if you can, arrive between 10 and noon for a head start.Jim & Crew will probably arrive about noon and we'll have lunch, then most of us will tour as a group in the afternoon. At NOON, find the tables near the Berlin Wall display--there are tables where we can picnic. Bring...
  • D.C. Chapter to Counter Fred Phelps Group at Arlington Nat'l Cemetery on Memorial Day 5/29/06

    05/26/2006 2:07:50 PM PDT · by kristinn · 167 replies · 9,240+ views
    Friday, May 26, 2006 | Kristinn
    All FReepers and lurkers in good standing are urged to join the D.C. Chapter of Free Republic this Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery as we stand up against the Fred Phelps led Westboro Baptist Church.Phelps and his cult will be doing their "God Hates Fags," "God Loves Dead Soldiers" schtick on Memorial Drive near the entrance to the cemetery.We'll gather in opposition to send a positive, patriotic message of gratitude to the families of the Fallen who will be arriving at Arlington for the wreath laying and speech by President Bush that morning.An excerpt from the press release by...
  • Freep opportunity for brave Kansas Freepers

    06/21/2005 10:33:50 AM PDT · by Mercat · 16 replies · 769+ views
    Kansas Women Attorneys Association | 6/21/2005 | Kansas Women Attorneys Association
    7:00 p.m. on Thursday July 21, 2005, 16th Annual Conference, Bethany College - Lindsborg, Kansas. Sex and Power: Women, Men, Sexism and the Future, Susan Estrich keynote speaker, Reception following.
  • Miami Support the Troops Rally - Sat. March 29th!

    03/26/2003 8:34:52 AM PST · by RMDupree · 15 replies · 241+ views
    myself | 3.26.03 | RMDupree
    OK South Florida FReepers - it's time to rally! Rattlesnake2112 will be out of town until Saturday on a business trip so I am taking it upon myself to put together this thread regarding this Saturday's rally to Support Our Troops. Here is the information: Time: 2PM Date: Saturday, March 29th, 2003 Place: US1 and Kendall Drive (SW 88 street) There is another rally going on in Little Havana on 17th Avenue and Flagler up to Calle Ocho (SW 8th street) which is a somewhat mixed bag of Anti-Castro, Anti-Chavez and Pro-American support. Little Havana is a real hoot and...
  • Spate of Ominous [Zero Hour] Messages from Al Qaeda Followers

    11/26/2002 5:48:45 PM PST · by ewing · 10 replies · 243+ views
    DEBKAfile ^ | Nov. 27, 2002 | Intelligence Bulletin Staff
    In the last few hours counter terrorism sources report a heightened volume of traffic over the Arabic internet forums frequented by Al Qaeda and its partisans. Most of the last messages end 'The zero hour has come.'One particular release was aired three times today, all posted by 'ARAMCO boy.' The last one to reach our sources was issued at 12:28 EST, 19:28 EST.'Today at 16:20 hours there will be a surprise program one of the most beaufiul I have seen over our Qatari channel. Anyone who knows what I mean must tell no one as to keep the surprise whose...
  • C-SPAN TO BROADCAST PATRIOTS RALLY FOR AMERICA.

    10/25/2002 9:03:29 AM PDT · by VaMarVet · 52 replies · 329+ views
    C-SPAN/Kristinn | 25 Oct. 02 | Dilegge/Kristinn
    C-SPAN just contacted Kristinn at work - they will be covering the Patriots Rally II on Saturday. It is very important that we are out there in force displaying our support to our Country's efforts in the War on Terrorism. Thanks, and see you all there! EAGLES UP!