Perceptions About the New Gun Control Laws

Perceptions About the New Gun Control Laws

The topic of gun control is a heavily-debated issue on both sides of the political spectrum. Depending on how a person chooses their information, they might only hear one side of the measures being taken to keep people safe while also protecting their rights.  The...
Scholarships for Veterans

Scholarships for Veterans

Serving our country is no easy feat, which is why veterans deserve every opportunity to better their future and build a prosperous life for themselves. Oftentimes, higher education is put on a pause in order to serve the country. While this is very admirable, many of...
The Importance of Veterans to Our Country

The Importance of Veterans to Our Country

Veterans spend years of their lives devoted to keeping us free and protecting the American way of life. During their service, they often miss important events in their own families, including the birth of children, the loss of relatives, and celebrations of their own...
Charities to Avoid to Actually Help Veterans

Charities to Avoid to Actually Help Veterans

Over 45,000 nonprofit organizations that are registered with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) are exclusively devoted to helping military veterans and their families. On the surface, that is a great statistic. The trouble is that not everything is always as it...
Education Benefits and Programs for Veterans

Education Benefits and Programs for Veterans

Military veterans and their families have several options when it comes time to further their education. There are several programs in America that are specifically designed to further the quality of life for veterans and their families through a good education.  G.I....
How We Can Show Honor and Respect to Our Veterans

How We Can Show Honor and Respect to Our Veterans

A military veteran is defined as a person who has formerly served in a branch of the military but who is not currently active. They must be discharged or released under any condition other than dishonorable. They are further defined as war veterans if they served...
Great Books for Veterans to Read

Great Books for Veterans to Read

For many veterans, nostalgia can be a mixed blessing. While they might have memories about the lifetime bonds that were made during their time in service, there is also no shortage of things they’d rather forget. It is, however, important to recognize every veteran...
Concealed Carry Laws for Veterans

Concealed Carry Laws for Veterans

The laws regarding the carrying of concealed, loaded weapons in public is a highly debated issue. Also known as CCW, the term refers to the legal authority for someone to publicly carry a handgun or other weapon in a concealed manner. By definition, this could mean...
Veteran Benefits in America

Veteran Benefits in America

According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, there are over 18 million veterans currently living in the United States. Among these, approximately 40,000 are considered homeless on any given night. In addition to this issue, there are also other challenges that...
The Tragedy of Homeless Veterans And How to Help

The Tragedy of Homeless Veterans And How to Help

Homelessness is a national crisis. There are over 500,000 people without shelter in America and many reasons why they might find themselves in such dire straits. For veterans, especially, this demands a call to action.  The national call center for homeless veterans...