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Jun 11, 2012
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"June 8, a day of infamy. Sample chapter of a book you may find in your library or order online. http://www.ussliberty.org/chapter6.htm"
Jun 10, 2012
Jim Maas left a comment for Iris Joe Kelley
"Not a common name but I was a SeaBee."
Oct 18, 2011
Iris Joe Kelley left a comment for Jim Maas
"I served with a man named Maas on the USS White Plains in early 70s.  Could that be you? Cheerily Joe  "
Oct 17, 2011
Jim Maas posted photos
Oct 17, 2011
Jim Maas posted a blog post

Ike was right

"America's adventure in free government [is threatened by a] military industrial complex. . . We must never let the weight of this combination endanger our liberties or democratic processes. We should take nothing for granted." ~ Dwight D. EisenhowerIke was right.And the military-industrial complex has both the VFW and the Congress by the balls.See More
Jan 26, 2010
Jim Maas commented on Marvin Baney's blog post All of the major leaders of the Taliban in the south of Afghanistan are former Gitmo releasees -- All of them,” U.S. Rep. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) said Thursday.
"Might be an urban legend. However, I think the Taliban should be in Afghanistan. Sounds like a good place for them. American troops belong in America."
Jan 16, 2010
Jim Maas commented on Jim Maas's blog post What were the CICs thinking???
"I came across something from the Clinton administration when the VFW took a different stance. "The VFW opposes the commitment of U.S. ground troops as part of the NATO force (in Kosovo) because it will result in another long-term obligation of…"
Dec 23, 2009
Monica Harvey left a comment for Jim Maas
"happy birthday"
Dec 10, 2009
Jim Maas posted a blog post

What were the CICs thinking???

From VFW Washington Weekly: VFW Strongly Supports New Afghan Strategy: President Obama announced Tuesday evening that he will send 30,000 additional troops into Afghanistan as part of a new strategy that includes a civilian surge and a partnership with neighboring Pakistan, where bolder and more frequent attacks are occurring. The president is giving U.S. forces "what they need to succeed in Afghanistan - more boots on the ground and a clearer mission focus," said VFW national commander Thomas…See More
Dec 4, 2009
Monica Harvey left a comment for Jim Maas
"thankyou for your service and welcome home from little sis"
Nov 29, 2009
Jim Maas commented on Jim Maas's blog post Afghanistan - "Graveyard of Empires"
"Now I read that another 34,000 troops uses up all our reserves in a clusterf**k which doesn't enhance our national security. Great."
Nov 25, 2009
Jim Maas commented on Anthony Milavic's blog post "Don't Ask. Don't tell." etc.
"That nourished my understanding of homophobes. thanx"
Nov 25, 2009
Jim Maas commented on Jim Maas's blog post Afghanistan - "Graveyard of Empires"
"Former Marine officer quits Afghan diplomatic post in protest. http://www.truthout.org/1027093"
Oct 28, 2009
Jim Maas posted a blog post

Afghanistan - "Graveyard of Empires"

CIC Treadwell issued a release saying, "When the president directed more troops into Afghanistan in March, he issued a statement that said, ‘This increase is necessary to stabilize a deteriorating situation in Afghanistan, which has not received the strategic attention, direction and resources it urgently requires. The Taliban is resurgent in Afghanistan, and al Qaeda supports the insurgency and threatens America from its safe haven along the Pakistani border.’ "…See More
Oct 22, 2009
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Oct 13, 2009

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VFW Life Member
What Post do you belong to or are you a Member-at-Large?
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When did you join the VFW or Auxiliary?
1974
Military Service History
Vietnam
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AMVETS

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Ike was right

Posted on January 26, 2010 at 10:57pm 0 Comments

"America's adventure in free government [is threatened by a] military industrial complex. . . We must never let the weight of this combination endanger our liberties or democratic processes. We should take nothing for granted." ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower

Ike was right.
And the military-industrial complex has both the VFW and the Congress by the balls.

What were the CICs thinking???

Posted on December 4, 2009 at 10:52pm 1 Comment

From VFW Washington Weekly: VFW Strongly Supports New Afghan Strategy: President Obama announced Tuesday evening that he will send 30,000 additional troops into Afghanistan as part of a new strategy that includes a civilian surge and a partnership with neighboring Pakistan, where bolder and more frequent attacks are occurring. The president is giving U.S. forces "what they need to succeed in Afghanistan - more boots on the ground and a clearer mission focus," said VFW national commander… Continue

Afghanistan - "Graveyard of Empires"

Posted on October 22, 2009 at 4:09pm 2 Comments

CIC Treadwell issued a release saying, "When the president directed more troops into Afghanistan in March, he issued a statement that said, ‘This increase is necessary to stabilize a deteriorating situation in Afghanistan, which has not received the strategic attention, direction and resources it urgently requires. The Taliban is resurgent in Afghanistan, and al Qaeda supports the insurgency and threatens America from its safe haven along the Pakistani border.’ "… Continue

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At 7:38pm on October 17, 2011, Iris Joe Kelley said…

I served with a man named Maas on the USS White Plains in early 70s.  Could that be you?

Cheerily

Joe

 

At 9:18am on December 10, 2009, Monica Harvey said…
happy birthday
At 7:13pm on November 29, 2009, Monica Harvey said…
thankyou for your service and welcome home from little sis
 
 
 

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