Kansas City Tiny Houses And Lower Expectations For Veterans In 2016
The reality is that military service for many Americans is often a great hardship that often goes ignored amid newspaper celebration of heartwarming homecomings or bold political statements.
This year locals championing tiny houses for Veterans earned a great deal of much deserved praise for their "small" contribution to help Vets who were off the books but still in need of help.
Still . . .
- Homeless veterans continue to endure a surprising amount of homelessness on local streets.
- The political defeat of Jason Kander and Jacob Turk remind us that military service alone does not guarantee votes.
- Like it or not, it looks like there's gonna be another war soon making more veterans with problems beyond their battlefield survival.
Still it's easy to talk about "supporting the troops" without realizing that a great many entitlement benefits which support former soldiers are now on the chopping block thanks to a public backlash led by a billionaire who is mostly concerned about cutting taxes for the rich despite his populist rhetoric.
Developing . . .