Thoughts of a Few Sailors

Thoughts of a Few Sailors

WHATEVER HAPPENED TO “SEMPER FORTIS?” by OPOVV, ©2017 (Oct. 11, 2017) — The Captain Do what you’re told to do and keep your mouth shut. I’ve been in the man’s Navy for fifteen years and I’ve never seen it so messed-up as I see it now. So maybe I say something, but what good would […]

Thornberry on Marine Corps Flight Pause

Thornberry on Marine Corps Flight Pause

HOUSE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE CHAIRMAN:  “MILITARY IN A READINESS CRISIS” WASHINGTON – Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX) made the following statement regarding the Marine Corps decision to require all aviation units to pause operations for 24 hours over the next two weeks in order to address safety concerns. The House Armed Services Committee has strongly and […]

Are You Concerned About Voting For Donald Trump?

Are You Concerned About Voting For Donald Trump?

JUDGES, THE ECONOMY, FREEDOM, SECOND AMENDMENT, MILITARY READINESS… by Capt Joseph R. John, USN (Ret), ©2016 (Oct. 11, 2016) — If an American voter is not drawn to either presidential candidate at the “top-of-the-ticket,” that American voter should seriously review the party platforms of both political parties. The Democratic and Republican party platforms are as […]

First Line of Defense: DEPORT (RR)

First Line of Defense: DEPORT (RR)

WHAT IS THE “CLEAR AND CONCISE ORDER?” by OPOVV, ©2015 (Jul. 22, 2015) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. We’re here at the ‘Institute of Military Linguistic Applications’ at an undisclosed location not that far from a town called Woodbury. We’ll be interviewing Professor Dr. Major Zarkov, who is the author of the recent best-seller, ‘Forget […]

“Combat Effectiveness” Being Degraded by Obama’s Policies

“Combat Effectiveness” Being Degraded by Obama’s Policies

WHAT KIND OF “COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF” IS THE “OCCUPANT IN THE OVAL OFFICE?” by Capt. Joseph R. John (Ret.), ©2015, Co-Founder, CombatVeteransForCongress, first posted at Dr. Rich Sweier (May 8, 2015) — By evaluating an overwhelming amount of evidence that has been building for 6½ years, the obvious conclusion personnel with extensive military experience will come to, […]

Pentagon Has Plans for ISIS, but Obama Does Not pb

Pentagon Has Plans for ISIS, but Obama Does Not pb

“IT IS ABOUT TO GET MUCH WORSE” by Capt. Joseph R. John, ©2014, Chairman, CombatVeteransForCongress.org (Sep. 1, 2014) — As aggressive action is stepped up in Libya, Syria, Iraq, Crimea, Ukraine, Japan’s Diaoyu Islands, Gaza, and Afghanistan because of the hollowing-out of the US Armed Forces and the weakness displayed by the Obama administration over […]