Veterans Administration / Affairs Hospital

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(Gonzalez 1)
Alyssa Gonzalez
Coach Weeden
Language Arts, 3rd Period
March 25, 2015
Veterans Administration/ Affairs Hospital (Against)
Every day veterans are unattended to, or their appointments are rescheduled. So many veterans are homeless because they can’t or won’t be hired, to me this is unfair. I know many veterans that would rather not go to the VA or be cared for at the VA because of their lack of being cared. The way I see it is, if the people/ workers at the VA work there they should know what they’re getting themselves into. yes the VA is insane, and deranged etc., but hey if you work there stay committed to help and take good care of our veterans, to help the people who is or have fought for our country as a favor in return to
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There has been a scandal in a VA. Due to scandals the VA made some vets wait so long to see a doctor that they died. Some of these vets have families that they love very much that they don’t get to see because they are in war, in the hospital due to being injured , or dead. Our veterans have done so much for us, not just for the benefit of them, and for our country, yet most of us take them for granted. Our veterans deserve our love, thankfulness, and most of all, our respect. The “Marines’ Hymn” is typically sung at the position of attention as a gesture of respect. which again is what we owe our veterans and much more. In part of The “Marines’ Hymn” it says the following- “we fight our country’s battles, in the air, on land, and sea. When our veterans went out to battle they lived by what they said. Our veterans stay committed and help our country. All of our veterans and those who are currently in battle have fought for our freedom. Freedom is like a big gift you are given from our veterans and those who are currently in battle. Most of the things we want we can’t have most of the time, we have to work for it, or if you get lucky it’s given to you. We have no idea how good we have it. When our soldiers-(veterans,marines etc.) go out to battle i’m pretty sure they are scared out of
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