Comments for: Are military spouses veterans, too?

Posted Nov. 10, 2013, at 12:32 p.m.

Dustin told me not to write about military spouses on Veterans Day, but I’m going to do it anyway. I understand Dustin’s concern: when one holiday is confused with another, such as when people erroneously recognize my husband and other living veterans on Memorial Day, all the tributes become diluted. …

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