Tag Archives: Joey B King

End Selective Service!

By Joey B. King There is a move in Congress at this time to require 18 year-old women to register for Selective Service. Some say it is about equal rights. I say, the time has come to end the Selective … Continue reading

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To the First Female Rangers

by Joey King Today is Friday August 21, 2015, and history is being made. Two females will become the first of their gender to graduate from the US Army’s elite Ranger School. Coincidently, I graduated Ranger School almost exactly 30 … Continue reading

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VfP’s Joey King’s Straight Talk on Veterans and Suicide

by Joey King I have been researching the issue of veteran suicide for about 6 years. My interest started during a Veterans Day parade in Nashville. I was marching as a member of Veterans For Peace. We march every year … Continue reading

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Doing the Right Thing

by Joey B. King, Member, Veterans for Peace National Board of Directors I first met Jerry Cashion during my sophomore year of college in the late summer of 1981. He was a big, 18–year–old kid from southern middle Tennessee who was a football star and … Continue reading

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