Hot Topics Veterans Videos

#DropandGiveMe20 Challenge

We have a challenge for you. The Homefront United Network Executive Editor Amanda Cherry, explains the challenge… In the month of November we’re asking everyone to accept the #DropandGiveMe20 challenge to support our veterans, military members and military families. The idea is to do 20 pushups or any form of exercise you are able toContinue Reading “#DropandGiveMe20 Challenge”

Homefront Hot Topics Relationships

#WhyIStayed

Video leaked to TMZ of NFL player Ray Rice rendering unconscious his fiancé, now wife, Janay Rice has people asking, “Why would you stay with someone who abuses you?” Trending on Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites is the hashtag- #WhyIstayed. Women and a few men, who’ve been subjected to domestic violence have takenContinue Reading “#WhyIStayed”

Mental Health/Wellness

What Suicide Taught Me

  What Suicide Taught Me In 2010 I sat in my living room across from Bob Woodruff of ABC news. Woodruff was conducting an interview with myself, my now ex-husband and interviewed Shannon Galloway, who’s husband Major Chris Galloway had committed suicide not long before the interviews. Woodruff asked me a question that has angeredContinue Reading “What Suicide Taught Me”

Veterans

A Lesson Learned from the Oscars, “Don’t Give Up!”

Sunday evening’s 2014 Oscar presentation may have found many of us glued to our seats. We may have dreamt of being in the audience, sharing a slice of pizza with Meryl Streep. Jennifer Brofer enjoyed the Oscars in the comfort of her apartment, with her three roommates and a friends she met in 2013, atContinue Reading “A Lesson Learned from the Oscars, “Don’t Give Up!””