Press Release Services and Business News from Send2Press, a unit of Neotrope, established 1983 - SEO PR, MARKETING
Press Release Writing and Distribution
  Sunday, December 04, 2016 Neotrope®
Public Relations
Press Release Services and Media Relations
Send2Press® - Press Release Writing, Newswire Distribution, Press Release Optimization, Internet Marketing, Podcasting, SEO, Media Monitoring, Media Coaching, News Syndication, Book Marketing, Entertainment News, Web PR, and Media Relations since 1983   media relations
press release writing
Press Release Services and Business News from Send2Press, a unit of Neotrope, established 1983
 
NEWS WIRES:
» Ad Industry News
» Aerospace News
» Arts News
» Automobile News
» Biotech News
» Book News
» Business News
» Computer Industry News
» Construction News
» DotCom News
» eCommerce News
» Education News
» eMarketing News
» Entertainment News
» Employment News
» Energy News
» Family/Parenting News
» Fashion Industry News
» Fitness Industry News
» Food & Cooking News
» Graphics News
» Insurance News
» Interior Design News
» Internet News
» Investor News
» Manufacturing News
» Medical News
» Music News
» NonProfit News
» Peace/Ecology News
» Podcasting News
» Political News
» Real Estate News
» Religion News
» Retail News
» Security Solutions News
» Small Cap & OTC News
» Software Industry News
» Sports News
» Telecom News
» Travel Industry News
» TV & Cable News
» VoIP News
» US Newswires
» Business Profiles
» More News Channels
» Today's Headlines

Distribute your News with Send2Press® Press Release Services

 

Election and Political News
PRESS RELEASE ARCHIVES FROM SEND2PRESS® NEWSWIRE

NOTICE: THIS IS ARCHIVAL CONTENT AND LIKELY OUT OF DATE.

Former VVAW Regional Coordinator Accuses John Kerry of Dragging Antiwar Organization toward Jane Fonda and Collaboration with the Enemy

Article Editor: Carly Zander

West Point Graduate Condemns Kerry's Valor Awards and Purple Hearts as Phony

ANNAPOLIS, MD - October 18, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- In an open letter to Senator John Kerry, a former regional coordinator for Viet Nam Veterans Against the War (VVAW) has accused the senator of betraying antiwar veterans and dragging VVAW to the radical left and collaboration with the enemy. Robert Bowie Johnson, Jr., an airborne ranger infantry veteran of Viet Nam and antiwar veteran himself also wrote in his letter that Kerry usurped the leadership of VVAW with his "phony medals for valor and [his] three phony Purple Hearts."

Johnson, a registered democrat, writes in his letter that most antiwar veterans told the truth about what they saw and did in Viet Nam and asserts that they were demanding from their leaders acknowledgement and change. It was Kerry, Johnson writes, who took over leadership of VVAW under false pretenses and dragged it in the direction of Jane Fonda and collaboration with the enemy.

In the letter, Johnson calls Kerry a Narcissist who has fallen in love with a phony image of himself which has become the focus of Kerry's life. According to Johnson, Kerry took his movie camera to Viet Nam "with the express purpose of recording [his] imaginary exploits and feeding [his] grandiose image of [him]self."

Johnson's letter contains many references to heroic actions of soldiers, comrades, and West Point classmates who earned one or more Purple Hearts, some of them posthumously. Johnson also mentions his uncle, William B. Johnson, a lieutenant in the Navy who received the Purple Heart posthumously after being killed in action on his PT boat in the Pacific during WWII.

Johnson writes to Kerry, "Your deceit is an explicit slur upon my uncle Will's Purple Heart award, and you mock all other veterans who made the supreme sacrifice or suffered genuine wounds in combat throughout our nation's history. Your rise to prominence is based upon your abominably perverse desecration of our ideals; you have trivialized and demeaned the sacred and the solemn, and no amount of fluent sophistry or braggart pretense can cover it up."

Mr. Johnson said that even Kerry's own accounts of his "exploits" are pathetic and added, "If Kerry's awards are the standards for service and valor in Viet Nam, then the two million or so of us veterans who simply did our jobs, whether we believed in the war or not, all deserve the Congressional Medal of Honor."

To see the Open Letter in its entirety, go to: www.solvinglight.com/kerryletter.htm

Mr. Johnson is a 1965 graduate of West Point and an airborne ranger infantry veteran of Viet Nam who served from March 1968 March 1969. He is also an author. His latest book is "The Parthenon Code: Mankind's History in Marble." For more about Mr. Johnson, go to www.solvinglight.com



Business News is powered by eNewsChannels™

Viewed by the media [MC Error: Error locking file]

FOR INFORMATION ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION(S) MENTIONED IN THE ABOVE NEWS ARTICLE, PLEASE CONTACT THE COMPANY DIRECTLY AND NOT THIS WEBSITE.

DISCLAIMER: the above article is believed accurate but not guaranteed, and is based on business news supplied by the organization mentioned and/or quoted in the story. The organization providing the news to Send2Press is solely responsible for its accuracy. Financial/Stock news may contain forward looking statements and public companies should be thoroughly researched before considering material investment. Neotrope/Send2Press makes no claims of accuracy or suitability for any purpose. Any opinions expressed by representatives of company(s) mentioned in news item are solely those of the person indicated, and do not reflect any opinion or policy of Neotrope/Send2Press. Your use of any information contained herein is done solely at your own risk, and you are fully responsible for using any information herein, or on sites mentioned or linked to in the article. All trademarks acknowledged.

USE OF THE ABOVE NEWS ARTICLE
News is Copr. © 2004 Neotrope/Send2Press. Reproduction of this news article in any form requires written authorization. You may freely link to this article, or republish the "news release" text version linked to above under "Journalist Tools" without restriction except websites must retain /Send2Press Newswire/ as the source. Sites which offer/sell PR services or newswire services may not reprint our content without express written permission.



Add Our News Headlines to Your Website Free
Free headline feed


Journalists & Editors
Choose your news by preferred topic(s).
Privacy protected.
MORE INFO

Archived Releases

Most Recent Releases


Subscribe to RSS Feed



NOTICE: THIS PAGE IS ARCHIVAL CONTENT AND SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON FOR ACCURACY.
Top of Page | Home Page | E-mail This Article to Someone
— PLEASE SUPPORT OUR PR WEB NEWS ARCHIVE SPONSORS —
Press Release Services from Send2Press
List of News Archive Sponsors
Learn More About Small Business Promotion Services from Neotrope®
PR Newswire Services   |   PR Writing Services   |   Media Coaching Solutions
business news
 Copr. © 1983-2014 Neotrope® — all rights reserved. Privacy/Legal Statements 
Press Release Writing
Business Press Release Services | Compare News Distribution Plans | Agency Program | How to Order
PR Services Add-on Options | Price List | SEO+PR™ Services | Press Release Writing | Publication Lists
Client Testimonials | About Us | Contact Us | Newswire Channels |
News About Send2Press | | RSS/XML Feed

Free News Articles