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Military and critical race theory – this is why we shouldn't teach soldiers to hate US

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Fox News: Rep. Mike Waltz: Military and critical race theory – this is why we shouldn't teach soldiers to hate US Why teach cadets to question the Constitution they have taken an oath of allegiance to? By, Rep. Mike Waltz July 14, 2021 Imagine being a recent graduate from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and you are given your first orders as an infantry officer in command of a unit in an a...

Rep. Mike Waltz: Military and critical race theory – this is why we shouldn't teach soldiers to hate US

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Fox News: Rep. Mike Waltz: Military and critical race theory – this is why we shouldn't teach soldiers to hate US Why teach cadets to question the Constitution they have taken an oath of allegiance to? By, Rep. Mike Waltz July 14, 2021 Imagine being a recent graduate from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and you are given your first orders as an infantry officer in command of a unit in an a...

General Milley is Wrong About Critical Race Theory

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Townhall: General Milley is Wrong About Critical Race Theory By, Rep. Mike Waltz July 1, 2021 10:15 AM How would you react if you learned that our military’s future leaders were being taught that they have a moral duty to oppose the foundations of America and the civilian institutions with authority over them? How about if you learned that service members were being taught that they should discrim...

The battle against PTSD demands Congressional bipartisanship and Israeli partnership

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Washington Times: The battle against PTSD demands Congressional bipartisanship and Israeli partnership By, Rep. Mike Waltz June 29, 2021 Our brave service men and women put their lives on the line to protect our country and our freedom. Sadly, they often return home from war different— physically, mentally, or both— than how they left. As a veteran, I understand how difficult it can be to return h...

The U.S. Must Honor Our Promises and Protect Afghan Partners

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Real Clear Defense: The U.S. Must Honor Our Promises and Protect Afghan Partners By, Reps. Mike Waltz, Jason Crow, Brad Wenstrup & Seth Moulton June 3, 2021 Mohammad spent most of the past 12 years working for the U.S. government in Afghanistan, first in the U.S. Embassy in Kabul and later as a DoD contractor. When his wife and family started receiving threats in 2010, he applied for a Special Imm...

Why Afghanistan is critical to the struggle against China, Russia and Iran

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MilitaryTimes: Why Afghanistan is critical to the struggle against China, Russia and Iran By, Mike Waltz May 3, 2021 Last month, President Biden shocked the world by announcing all U.S. forces will withdraw from Afghanistan by Sept. 11 this year. As a veteran of the war in Afghanistan, I found this news heartbreaking knowing the American bloodshed that had been spilled in combating terrorism and f...

U.S. Rep. Waltz: I voted 'no' on COVID-19 stimulus because it's a pile of radical ideas

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By, Rep. Mike Waltz The fiscal state of our country is crumbling. As our country has endured through a global pandemic over the last year, our resolve has been greatly tested for better or worse. In Florida, Gov. Ron DeSantis has led our state through a crisis with a steady hand by keeping our businesses and schools open, even in the face of unrelenting national pressure, and bucked CDC guidance b...

Why The 2022 Winter Olympics Need To Be Moved From Beijing

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By, Newt Gingrich, Rep. Mike Waltz In less than a year, the 2022 Winter Olympics will begin in Beijing, China. As the world emerges from the global war against a virus and responses to it that cost lives, jobs, and livelihoods, the time is ripe for athletes to come together to celebrate human achievement, perseverance, and grit. The Olympic Charter outlines the Fundamental Principles of Olympism. ...

Reps. Reschenthaler & Waltz: US should boycott China's Winter Olympics – don't reward genocide, rights abuses

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Fox News: Reps. Reschenthaler & Waltz: US should boycott China's Winter Olympics – don't reward genocide, rights abuses Last month, State Department determined that the CCP is committing genocide By, Reps. Mike Waltz, Guy Reschenthaler February 28, 2021 The United States, the International Olympic Committee (IOC), and nations throughout the world should hold the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) accou...

Negotiating Against Ourselves on Iran

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By, Jamil Jaffer and Rep. Mike Waltz In the past week, Iranian proxy forces attacked an American military base in Iraq, killing a U.S. contractor and injuring five others, while the Iranian government threatened to pursue nuclear weapons and cut off key nuclear inspections if it felt cornered. The Biden administration's response: reversing American sanctions policy on Iran at the UN, including per...

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