Hooah!

  • HOOAH!: We Are Free To Choose

    by - Sep 30, 2016
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu “A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.” ―Theodore Roosevelt As election year is in full swing and we are soon to realize who our next...
  • Hooah!: Stand, Sit, Kneel It Doesn’t Matter

    by - Sep 23, 2016
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu “The American Flag is the most recognized symbol of freedom and Democracy in the world” -Virgina Foxx Since kneeling for our National Anthem is such a popular thing for professional athletes to do...
  • HOOAH!: Memorial Day

    by - Apr 22, 2016
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu I understand that it is not Memorial Day, and trust me when I say I know exactly when that day is. The reason I want to talk about this holiday, now, is because...
  • HOOAH!: Bad Stereotypes

    by - Apr 15, 2016
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu I hate it when people say that Veterans are racists or that they hate whatever ethnicity they had to fight or protect against. This doesn’t make sense to me and shouldn’t make sense...
  • HOOAH!: Healthcare

    by - Apr 8, 2016
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu I think we all have heard about how awful the health care for our Veterans can be. Some people may argue that our vets are at least getting a fair deal because they...
  • Hooah!: Finding Purpose

    by - Mar 11, 2016
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu “No one loves a warrior until the enemy is at the gate” -Unknown I love being a veteran, and I love that I was a part of something that was bigger than me....
  • Hooah!: Coming Home

    by - Mar 4, 2016
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu Once, I flew back from overseas into Longoria airport in New York City. In what seemed to be done on purpose, we flew over and around the Statue of Liberty. This trip of...
  • Hooah!: Veterans and Suicide

    by - Feb 26, 2016
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu We have all heard the extremely large amount of Veteran suicides that take place each year. On average, 22 Veterans a day commit suicide (taskandpurpose.com). This is an alarming rate and an issue...
  • Hooah!: Humans

    by - Feb 19, 2016
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu “I’m okay being a Veteran but I’m still just an average human being.” – Unknown I always have to shake my head when someone asks me what it’s like to be a Veteran....
  • HOOAH!: The Angry Veteran

    by - Feb 12, 2016
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu Veterans are not angry people, and they do not walk around this earth thinking they are entitled to something. However, ask any Veteran about certain pressing issues and they will most definitely give...