PURPLE HEART FOUNDATION | The Military Order of the Purple Heart is a congressionally-chartered veterans’ organization whose members have been awarded the Purple Heart medal. The Order provides opportunities for engagement, camaraderie and support among Purple Heart recipients, but its mission is far larger encompassing programs that aid all veterans. purpleheartfoundation.org
NFL DISHONORS THESE HEROES! African American Veterans of the Vietnam and Korean Wars, all of whom received a Purple Heart during their service, stand together during a ceremony in Virginia honoring their sacrifice.
Medal of Honor shines spotlight on PTSD - This man was on Letterman the other night, and gave such an eloquent description of what he's been through. It makes me wonder what relatives of mine - a green beret in Vietnam, a purple heart recipient in WWII - had to go through without much, if any, help.