Medal of Honor recipient continues to demonstrate courage

A very public fight has broken out because a US Marine made a stand. Olivia Katrandjian of ABC News reports: Marine Who Received Medal of Honor Fights Allegations He is Mentally Unstable In March 2011, Meyer began working at BAE Systems, a British military contracting company, where he learned the company was trying to sell advanced thermal optic scopes to the Pakistani military. "We are taking the best gear, the best technology on the market to date and giving it to guys known to stab us in the back," Meyer wrote to BAE Systems manager Bobby McCreight, his former co-worker, according to the lawsuit. "These are the same people killing our guys."   But BAE Systems is claiming that that decision is not up to them. "The U.S. Department of State, not BAE Systems, makes the decision on what defense-related products can be exported. In recent years, the U.S. Government has approved the export of defense-related goods from numerous defense companies to Pakistan as part of the United...(Read Full Post)