Veterans should be remembered all year long
It began as a way to recognize the end of the “war to end all wars.”
Wars still exist, but that’s only made the meaning of the day more important than ever.
Today we celebrate Veterans Day.
It was on the stroke of the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918 that the world celebrated the end of World War I.
So today, Nov. 11, we celebrate again as tens of thousands of Americans are putting their lives on the line in Afghanistan and elsewhere.