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“War Stories” Presented by Dartmouth College Undergraduates

“War Stories” Presented by Dartmouth College Undergraduates

– I’d like to welcome everybody back for our second panel. I realize that this morning I forgot to mention the sponsors for this event. We have received support from Dartmouth’s 250th Committee. From the Dickey Center for International Understanding. From the Departments of Classics and of History. And for the work that you will see summarized and presented here, we had funding for curricular innovation from Leslie Humanity Center Grant. And for the special work of my learning fellow…

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Pilot Joe Bryon’s Honor Flights Honor Nation’s Veterans | Connecting Point | Nov. 11, 2019

Pilot Joe Bryon’s Honor Flights Honor Nation’s Veterans | Connecting Point | Nov. 11, 2019

>>JOE BYRON LAUNCHED HIS FIRST HONOR FLIGHT ON JUNE 13TH, 2009. THAT FLIGHT TO WASHINGTON D.C. OF FIFTY VETERANS AND GUARDIANS INCLUDED FOURTEEN WWII PRISONERS OF WAR AND 5 WORLD WAR II HEROES. SINCE THAT TIME, JOE HAS LAUNCHED OVER 50 FLIGHTS AND BROUGHT OVER 2000 VETERANS TO THE NATION’S CAPITAL TO SEE THE WAR MEMORIALS. HE ADMITS IT’S A RACE AGAINST TIME BUT SAYS HE HAS NO PLANS OF STOPPING. CONNECTING POINT PRODUCER DAVE FRASER PARTICIPATED IN A RECENT…

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USAF WWII vet airman: ‘Nazis’ power-rise via Jew-hatred revived in Muslim & Liberal movements’

USAF WWII vet airman: ‘Nazis’ power-rise via Jew-hatred revived in Muslim & Liberal movements’

So it’s Veterans Day here and it coincides with Kristallnacht which is the anniversary of essentially the the launch of the Holocaust ticket against the Jews. “Well I was 14 years old when we heard the news of it Broadcast? Yeah I lived in the Bronx no we had didn’t have television we had radio and we had newspapers and in those days the newspapers printed the news different from today yeah a little bit times is still the New…

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Who Should Win the Nobel Peace Prize?

Who Should Win the Nobel Peace Prize?

If the Nobel Peace Prize was given out to people who truly made the world a more peaceful place, one group would win every year: the United States military—the US Army, Air Force, Navy, and Marines. Now, you may be thinking, how can you award a peace prize to a group whose purpose is to fight wars? Fair question. I’ll tell you how: because the reason we are free, the reason anyone on earth today is free, is ultimately thanks…

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Veterans Day Message

Veterans Day Message

When I think about Veterans Day, I think about all the women and men who have served this country in the military and the different Armed Services. And the freedoms that they give me; and all of us here at UT Physicians to be able to do what we want to do to service our patients. I was in for eight years of active duty service. I was a combat medic; did two combat deployments to Afghanistan. I was able…

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