Million Vet March on the Memorials set for October 13

Our veterans have had enough of Obama’s shenanigans with the war memorials. The Million Veteran March on DC is set for October 13th and 9am in Washington DC. From the official Million Vet March Facebook page:

Million Vet March on the Memorials set for October 13
Million Vet March on the Memorials set for October 13

We are all military brats, current and former military spouses and some veterans. We cannot express how utterly disappointed we were that our Greatest Generation were being used as political pawns in the ongoing government shutdown and budget crisis. This should never be the case.

We do not care what political leanings you may be; be it liberal, conservative, Democrat, Republican, Libertarian, Independent or whatever. The actions of the U.S. government this week with regard to barricading and shutting down the World War II Memorial to veterans, that may or may not be on their last trip to Washington DC, is a despicable act of cowardice.

Veterans this week were unwillingly pitted as pawns in this crisis. We feel that this should never be the case. This is why we will go to Congress after the budget crisis and ask for a bill to be introduced that would prevent any member of the government from closing our memorials down to any American, except for maintenance purposes. In the meantime, we will have our March in Washington DC on October 13th! Our veterans deserve that!

Many in our group have decided that enough is enough. We are Americans. We are proud of our heritage and our service. As all of us were military brats and spouses, we have served in some form or another our entire lives. This is our way of life. We will not stand by and let the U.S. government dishonor the legacy of sacrifice of the generations before us. It is time to make a stand! We hope that you will join us in our peaceful protest against anti-American policies.

A note about comments: All discussion, comments are welcome. Because of progressive paid trolls, all offsite links go directly to moderation. You aren't being censored, it's because of these leftist paid trolls spamming their left wing hate sites that moderation of all off site links must be verified. It is up to the moderators to allow or delete comments. Comments that contain spam, ads, threats of violence, anti-Semitism, racism or personal attacks on other commentators may be removed and result in a permanent ban.