Rolling Thunder Tribute to US Military Turns into a Trump Rally

VOA Ken Bredemeier The Rolling Thunder caravan of motorcycles rolled into Washington Sunday, to support the U.S. military on the country's Memorial Day weekend, but it turned into a political rally for the presumptive Republican presidential nominee,
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Obama Remembers Fallen Troops for Memorial Day

VOA News Memorial Day, an American holiday observed on the last Monday of May, honors men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. "It's a day we remember those who never made it home; those who never had the chance to take off the uniform and be (more...)

Memorial Day: Reflection and Celebration

Of the two official United States holidays recogniz­ing the commitment of members of America’s military services, Memorial Day honors those who lost their lives while defending their country. The holiday is observed on the last Monday of May, as weather is turn­ing warm and most schools and (more...)

Memorial Day in the United States

The Memorial Day holiday, observed by Americans on the last Monday of May, is for many the unofficial beginning of summer. Most will pause at some point to recall the holiday’s true purpose: to honor those who died defending the nation. A national moment of remembrance takes (more...)


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