Category: heroes

Neda

My understanding is that her name, Neda, means “voice”. She was shot in the face by Iranian police, and died, murdered by her government.

“i say to you, this morning, that if you have never found something so dear and precious to you that you will die for it, then you aren’t fit to live”

But If Not speech by MLK: “I say to you, this morning, that if you have never found something so dear and precious to you that you will die for it, then you aren’t fit to live. You may be 38 years old, as I happen to be, and one day, some great opportunity stands [Continue]

Rick Rescorla

Today is the seventh anniversary of 9/11. Take a few minutes and read about Rick Rescorla, a Brit soldier, who became an American citizen and fought in Vietnam along with Hal Moore at Ia Drang Valley (Rick Rescorla is the guy pictured on the cover of the book “We Were Soldiers Once, And Young”), served [Continue]