What’s at stake if Stripes’ funding is cut?

Stripes’ funding restoration now in hands of Senate

The Senate's support for Stripes' funding is crucial to preserving this historic publication and to sending a message that the Senate intends to keep Stars and Stripes serving deployed troops and families. The most direct way for that to happen is for the Senate to...

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Letter to U.S. Senate: Protect Stars and Stripes

This letter, written by Publisher's Advisory Board member, Dave Mazzarella, was sent to Congressional leaders in the U.S. Senate asking for their support to protect Stars and Stripes. Please feel free to share with other Friends of Stripes. The First Amendment to the...

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Letter from David Allen | Save Stars and Stripes

SAVE STARS AND STRIPES President Trump’s budget proposal for 2021 could kill America’s prime example of a free press. The military budget cuts funding for Stars and Stripes, the independent daily newspaper for the U.S. military community overseas. The elimination of...

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Letter from Ron Jensen

Unique Piece of America’s Military Worth Saving In 1989, I was in Normandy, France, for the 45th anniversary of the D-Day invasion and, along with a colleague, drinking beers bought for us by men who had landed on those bloody beaches June 6, 1944. Why were these...

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