Medal of Honor Recipient Silences Critics of Trump's 'Salute to America'
Thu, July 11, 2019 at 10:08
Mark "Snooper" Harvey in Constitution, MOH recipient Sgt. First Class Leroy Petry


MOH Sgt. First Class Leroy PetryPresident Trump is doing July Fourth in Washington, D.C., in a big way — and that has a lot of people furious.

It costs too much. Too much is being closed. There’s too much military hardware involved. Presidents shouldn’t speak at July Fourth events.

In an appearance on Fox News, a recipient of the Medal of Honor noted the one thing that few, if any, in the media do: Trump’s “Salute to America” is an opportunity to say “thank you” to the men and women who have served this country.

“I think it’s great,” Sgt. First Class Leroy Petry, who received the Medal of Honor in 2011, told “Fox & Friends First” on Wednesday.

“I think about our Vietnam veterans, who went and fought an unpopular war and came back to an ungrateful country. And I look at it as, our president is doing this to recognize the sacrifices” of service members past and present.

“So, thank you, President Trump, for honoring all of our veterans.” […] (go read the rest)

Sic vis pacem para bellum
Fight Accordingly

Igitur qui desiderat pacem, praeparet bellum
(If you want peace, prepare for war.)
Sic Semper Tyrannis!
Death to Tyrants

“Be still and know that I am God: …” Psalm 46:10

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