Category Archives: Military Drawdown

WHAT WERE THEY THINKING – THE PENTAGON AND SAME SEX MARRIAGE?

What Were They Thinking? One Woman’s Opinion By Sheri de Grom In my opinion, the Department of Defense (DoD) has stepped over a line by giving ten days of uncharged leave to accommodate same-sex marriages. The Pentagon attempts to defend … Continue reading

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Trading Health for Weapons

Trading Health for Weapons Pentagon Threatens Congress Jason Miller, executive editor of Federal News Radio, published an article on May 31, 2012, that made me want to embrace Congress for the first time in a very long time. He reported, … Continue reading

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The Sounds Of Silence #2

The Sounds of Silence,  #2 U.S. Defense Plan    by Sheri de Grom The Pentagon sees it as a hopeful sign that it now has allies in Washington, but what about the rest of us? Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta … Continue reading

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The Sounds Of Silence

The Sounds Of Silence   Sheri de Grom The Sounds Of Silence shadowed the faces of our close-knit family within the Office of The Staff Judge Advocate at Fort Ord, California, that day in 1991. Next came shock, disbelief, anger—it … Continue reading

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