Philip wanted to join the Marine Corps ever since his family spent a few years in Okinawa, Japan, while his father, David McGeath, served as an airman. Though Philip flirted with Air Force and police careers, the “very physical” young man went to boot camp in 2008 and graduated a Marine. … [Read more...] about The Unknown Soldiers: Cpl. Philip McGeath
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Protesters in Minneapolis have spent the week decrying repeated deaths of African-Americans in police custody. Those protests have led to or else provided cover for property damage, including thefts from a Target and other looting. Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey must “get his act together and bring the City under control, or I will send in the National Guard & get the job done right,” Trump tweeted. He added a phrase associated with previous crackdowns on black protesters, “when the looting starts, the shooting starts,” though he subsequently sought to walk back the barrage on Friday. … [Read more...] about Alarmed Minneapolis Protesters Meet National Guard with Racist Past
"He's in really bad condition," she said. "I'm proud of him for standing up. I'm grateful that he's here. It's hard for me to say I want people to stand up, but two girls might be alive because of them." … [Read more...] about These three men stood up to hate in Portland
During Sunday worship, Bishop Marvin said their time apart from each other gave parents a chance to read Scripture with their children at home. But he acknowledged challenges. His mother died at age 95 on April 2, and the community couldn’t gather for a large funeral service. … [Read more...] about Some Old Order Mennonites feel called to return to church
Does that sound familiar? It should because it is similar to the road our President is dragging America down right now. He has given away the missile defenses of Poland, the Ukraine and Europe and, in the same breath, guaranteed these nations protection from Russian missiles. Now, off-mike, he promises the Russians that he will be more generous in giving them the secrets to defeating European missile defenses at the negotiating table, once he wins the election of 2012 – that is provided he wins in 2012. Meanwhile, he seems to delight in holding out “unclenched fists” to our enemies who, in turn, keep spitting on them while killing our soldiers or helping others kill them. … [Read more...] about What Leader Will Embrace America’s Righteous Freedom?