Tag Archives: United States of America

Graphic: Senior Airman Dennis Sloan, assigned to 628th Air Base Wing Public Affairs photojournalist, walks on the Joint Base Charleston flightline in search of a photo May 5, 2013. (U.S. Navy Photo illustration byPetty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel/Released)

Being a victim of sexual assault is not easily described, but for one airmen, writing about it has helped him regain some of the control he lost.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Rotator, Sexual Assault Awareness & Prevention | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Finding Light Through Darkness: My Sexual Assault Story

President Barack Obama proclaims Nov. 11, Veterans Day, reminding American citizens that responsibilities to vets will always endure.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Rotator, Veterans Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Obama Affirms Commitment to Vets
Photo: President Barack Obama (U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David B. Mosley/Released)

President Barack Obama sang the praises of American military families worldwide as he proclaimed November Military Family Month.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Military Families, Rotator | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Obama Proclaims Military Family Month
Former Navy Lt. Cmdr. John McCain exits a bus at the airport after being released as prisoner of war. National Archives photo

President Obama proclaims April 9, National Former POW Recognition Day citing the profound sacrifices these vets made in defense of the nation.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Rotator | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Obama Proclaims National Former Prisoner Of War Recognition Day
New Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel addresses Pentagon employees and service members during an all-hands call on Hagel's first day at the Pentagon, Feb. 27, 2013. Hagel earlier took the oath of office to serve as the 24th secretary. He also issued a written message to the DOD workforce. DOD photo b U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel issued a message to all Defense Department employees following his induction as the country’s 24th Secretary of Defense.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Rotator | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Hagel Issues Message to Defense Department Employees