Memorial Day with Veterans and their Families

Monday, May 30, 2011

For millions of Americans, Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of the Summer. It's a time for backyard barbecues, town parades and family getaways. However, for the men women and families of those who killed serving their country, Memorial Day weekend resonates more deeply. William Brown is a former Navy Seal and currently a law student at Rutgers.  Mary Galeti is the wife of First Lieutenant Russell Galeti of the National Guard.

Guests:

William Brown and Mary Galeti

Produced by:

Hsi-Chang Lin

Comments [1]

Marianne

Listening to the program. It's certainly appropriate to salute the women and men who have served and are serving and their families.
I feel that your questions about barbecues and family gatherings is not on point. They are exactly the point. Spending lovely, laughing, warm time with those we love is one of the best ways we can mark this day.
Why not ask about the bombastic advertising to shop and buy buy buy on this day?

Thank you,
Marianne

May. 30 2011 09:07 AM

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