Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon signed an executive action this afternoon declaring a state of emergency in Missouri and activating the National Guard to respond to “any period of unrest that might occur following the grand jury’s decision concerning the investigation into the death of Michael Brown.”
You can't miss the barrage of headlines detailing the drug cartel war in Mexico.
"After more than 50 years in the military and politics, I am still amazed to see how upset people can get over nothing.
This past Tuesday, President Obama announced that he intends to send 1,200 National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border.
May 4, 1970 -- 40 years ago yesterday -- was the day protesting the war in Vietnam became serious.
Nobody today will be able to celebrate our many veterans without the memory of Fort Hood