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Rich Lowry: Rand Paul, situation room or dorm room?

...government that is a threat to world peace. If we caused Japan to react angrily with ill-considered sanctions prior to Pearl Harbor, as Paul said in 2012, perhaps we were reaping what we sowed in what is usually regarded as one of the most notorious...
Cal Thomas: Much ado about Noah

...Wallace, an evangelical Christian who also directed "Secretariat" and wrote the screenplays for "Braveheart" and "Pearl Harbor."Back to Noah. I asked Michael Medved about the film. He emailed me that while he believes the film is "surpassingly...
Sen. David Long's bold play

...only path left for attaining fiscal solvency. If he succeeds, future generations might recall Dec. 7, not only for Pearl Harbor, but for the beginning of a second American Revolution.
Bring our Service Men and Women Home; WHY?

There are a few of us who remember the Second World War, as a 9 year-old at the time of the Bombing of Pearl Harbor we would like to think it is being taught in our schools. We lived on a farm in the country in Northern Iowa and my father had...
A veteran reflects on the American military

Nearing 72 years from the attack on America at Pearl Harbor brings to mind a host of memories of those times. First and foremost was the memory of sitting in church the Sunday of December...
Eleanor Dryden Checchi

...Eleanor grew up in Boston and its surroundings until 1946 when she met her husband, Jim, who was a WWII veteran and Pearl Harbor survivor. They married on Sept. 21, 1946 and moved to Illinois where Jim attended university. Eleanor and Jim lived...
Refuge notebook: New refuge biologist-pilot embraces challenges

...southern Minnesota, I joined the Navy and became a sonar tech and SCUBA diver aboard a fast attack submarine based in Pearl Harbor. My four-year naval career allowed for lots of time to think about what I wanted to be when I grew up. This deep...
Sen. Daniel Inouye dies at age 88

...parents in Honolulu, Inouye was 17 and dreaming of becoming a surgeon when Japanese planes flew over his home to bomb Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, changing the course of his life.In 1943, Inouye volunteered for the Army and was assigned to...
Frederick Robert Hammon JR

...and Ruth Denny Hammon on Nov. 27, 1941. His Marine service was from 1963 to 1965 with his last duty assignment in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The motto "Once a Marine, always a Marine" was a perfect way to describe him, right down to his Marine...
Cecil Wayne Wilson

...service took him to many Navy ports, from India to Australia, the Philippines, Marshall Islands, Guam, New Guinea, Pearl Harbor and back to San Diego. He was honorably discharged on January 15, 1946.Wayne began a 37-year-career with Standard...


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