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Memorial Day 2024 - A Time to Reflect...

Tomorrow is the last Monday in May, Memorial Day, now a federal holiday whose origins began in the postbellum era.  My father was among the Greatest Generation having served for 39 months during WWII.  Fortunately, he remained stateside. Presently, no one in our family is wearing the uniform.  We are not mourning a fallen soldier.  But many families are.  For many of them, every day is Memorial Day.

I’ve been writing this blog for 15 years.  Several posts have criticized our government, politicians, various industries and even my own profession.  What might my fate be if I were blogging from some other nations?


American Military Cemetery in Normandy

Freedom is not free.  Authoritarianism seems to be on the rise, even here at home.

To all those who are honoring the memory of a loved one who served, we can never thank you enough. May their memory be a blessing

 

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