President Trump ending Japan trip after Memorial Day speech to troops

TOKYO (AP) — President Donald Trump will be heading home from Japan Tuesday after stopping aboard a U.S. warship to give a Memorial Day speech to U.S. forces. Trump will land aboard on two vessels near a base in nearby Yokosuka. One is the Japanese destroyer J.S. Kaga where he’ll be joined by Japanese Prime […]

Happy Memorial Day: The philosophy of why we should care if government spends too much of our money and becomes too big?

Happy Memorial Day: The philosophy of why we should care if government spends too much of our money and becomes too big?

Image: The American Flag is not just a piece of cloth. It represents a fundamental compact to preserve individual freedom while protecting us from enemies domestic and foreign. Conroe, Austin, and Washington, D.C., May 28 – Although President Lyndon B. Johnson didn’t officially recognize Memorial Day as a federal holiday until 1966, there were commemorations […]

To many Americans, sadly, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

MICHAEL RUBINKAM, Associated Press ANNVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Allison Jaslow heard it more than once as the long holiday weekend approached — a cheerful “Happy Memorial Day!” from oblivious well-wishers. The former Army captain and Iraq War veteran had a ready reply, telling them, matter-of-factly, that she considered it a work weekend. Jaslow will be […]