TITLE

The Connection

AUTHOR(S)
Boatright, Tony
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
PN;May2011, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insights on the significance of Memorial Day and Veterans Day. The author discusses the relationship of the general public and the military community wherein he questions the public's reverence or respect for these holidays. He mentions how political infighting and politics threaten the public relationship with the military concerning wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. A brief historical overview on how Memorial Day and Veterans Day were established is also presented. INSET: Did You Know?.
ACCESSION #
59967836

 

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