Posts tagged "veterans"

Let’s Have A Chat About This Anti-Syrian Refugee Meme, Shall We?

Every chance Republicans have to vote on a bill benefitting veterans, they vote against it.

Robyn Pennacchia | November 23, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Kickass Woman Of The Day: Lucy Coffey Is The Oldest Living Female Army Veteran

At 108 years old, Lucy Coffey is the United States’ oldest living female military veteran. Coffey was an accountant-statistician and served in the procurement office through the Women’s Army Corps…

Claire Hannum | August 11, 2014 - 4:30 pm

The 2012 Frisky Give Guide: The Wounded Warrior Project

This holiday season, The Frisky staff is committed to giving back. Throughout the month of December we’ll be telling you about some of the charities and nonprofits that we support,

Julie Gerstein | December 11, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Male Veterans Get Job Training, Female Veterans Get Knitting Class

A North Carolina ministry has been hit with a sex-discrimination complaint after it was found that it provides job training services in fields like truck driving and culinary arts…

Jessica Wakeman | July 27, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Female Vets Less Supportive Of Wars

Female veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are less supportive of the wars than their male counterparts, according to a survey by the Pew Research Center. I…

Jessica Wakeman | December 23, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Morning Quickies: Michelle Obama Guest Stars On “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition”

Michelle Obama will appear on an episode of “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” in October, where she’ll help restore a resource center for homeless female veterans outside of Fort Bragg in…

Jessica Wakeman | July 20, 2011 - 11:40 am

Yoga Does A Body Good

Sometimes when I’m in my hippie-dippy yoga classes I think that some of what I’m hearing is a load of hooey. A couple weeks ago, the teacher in my class…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 7, 2008 - 11:30 am