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Burn Pits 360: NDAA 2020 just the beginning

On Tuesday, we had Rosie Torres with Burn Pits 360 Veterans Organization on a special American Grit Live.  There, we talked about the NDAA 2020 getting approved and what it means for the fight against burn pits.  Burn Pits 360 is currently working with Jon Stewart, several Veteran Service Organizations, and Grunt Style to come …

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World War I: The story of “The Lost Battalion”

As World War I continued to rage on in it’s fourth year, The Meuse-Argonne Offensive was launched by the Allied Powers on September 26th, 1918. It would be the final offensive of the war, as well as the bloodiest battle fought in American history, with over 300,000 total dead. The goal of the offensive was …

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Suicide Bomber Kills 4 During Bagram Air Base Veterans Day Fun Run

A man detonated a suicide vest at a “fun run” in Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan on Saturday morning, killing two American service members, two American contractors and wounding 17 other soldiers.  16 of the service members wounded were American; the last was Polish. The Taliban quickly claimed responsibility for the blast, which occurred around 5:30 …

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How the soldiers of Outpost Harry decimated an entire Chinese Division

By the summer of 1953, the Korean War had raged on for three years. The back and forth maneuvers up and down the peninsula had given way to a stalemate known as the Battle of the Outposts. All along the 38th Parallel, the belligerents attacked one another’s outposts in the hopes of affecting a breakthrough. …

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