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Combat Pilot to Corner Office

USAA CEO Stuart Parker talks military service, veterans employment and how the company is The American Legion’s kindred spirit.

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Vehicle donation program supports the Legion

Vehicle donation program supports the Legion

All proceeds from donated vehicles sold at auction will support American Legion charities and programs.

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Getting perspective on the transition process

Getting perspective on the transition process

Legion's Verna Jones joins Marcus Luttrell, former U.S. chief intelligence officer Gen. "Spider" Marks on University of Phoenix panel focused on transition from military to civilian life.

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4x4: A time for Legion Family values

Our family is everywhere because we need to be everywhere.

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Eddie Haskell goes to jail

Mention the name Eddie Haskell, and most people naturally think of the two-faced, conniving character from the classic TV show “Leave it to Beaver.” But his portrayer is actually a huge supporter of the military and served in uniform himself while on the show.

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2015 Legion live streaming schedule

2015 Legion live streaming schedule

The American Legion will stream several of its major annual events live via legiontv.org.

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Legion's LinkedIn page tops 5,000 followers

Legion's LinkedIn page tops 5,000 followers

Page features job listings, events put on by the Legion's Veterans Employment and Education Division, and useful information about careers and finances.

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The music of military service

Operation Encore blends the songwriting and playing talents of men and women who know the deeper meanings of service.

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First Blood

Competition, controlledfears and a desperate craving for a shootdown put Eddie Rickenbacker on a path to become America’s “ace of aces.”

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A month of hours

When a veteran couple fell on hard times, The American Legion and The Home Depot teamed up to help complete their home.

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The battle remembered

Seventy years after the cold, snowy, bloody fight that led to victory in World War II, Bulge veterans continue to find each other.

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Casualties of care

Inadequate VA staffing, surges in patient numbers and appointment cover-ups blamed for preventable deaths and national demands for accountability.

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New Legion item honors women veterans

New Legion item honors women veterans

“Women Proudly Served” dog tag tack now available through Emblem Sales.

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Song downloads to benefit American Legion

Song downloads to benefit American Legion

Mary Sarah's 'Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree,' performed during The American Legion-Oak Ridge Boys Christmas Special, now available on iTunes; proceeds from downloads will go to the Legion.

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Legion hits 40k followers on Twitter

Legion hits 40k followers on Twitter

Followers include members of Congress, national media personalities, branches of the U.S. Armed Forces and federal agencies.

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Oak Ridge Boys Christmas special schedule expanded

Oak Ridge Boys Christmas special schedule expanded

Program adding new air dates on stations across the United States.

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What Louie Zamperini meant to Angelina Jolie

The American Legion Magazine interviewed Jolie via email about meeting her hero, Louie Zamperini.

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Valor was everywhere

Ryan Pitts distinguished himself on the battlefield and in the heart of a young boy fighting for his life.

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Operation Encore tells 'real' military stories through song

Operation Encore tells 'real' military stories through song

Veteran and military musicians, including two Legionnaires, collaborate on CD; proceeds going to veterans causes.

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The Oak Ridge Boys

Singer Joe Bonsall explains why the quartet, now allied with The American Legion, continues to delight audiences.

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Strength through truth

For 50 years, the Defense Information School has turned out highly trained journalists, broadcasters and public affairs professionals.

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Legion's 2014 Fourth Estate Award winners named

Legion's 2014 Fourth Estate Award winners named

Awards presented in print, broadcast and Web media.

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‘I went through it in real life’

‘I went through it in real life’

Lone survivor Marcus Luttrell talks about the hit movie he calls a tribute to his SEAL teammates.

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Follow The American Legion on Twitter

Follow The American Legion on Twitter

The Legion's Twitter following has grown to nearly 27,000. Help us hit 30,000.

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Legion taking part in State of the Union media event

Legion taking part in State of the Union media event

Peter Gaytan, executive director of the Legion's D.C. office, among those invited to White House to take part in panel following President Obama's State of the Union address.

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Follow the Legion on LinkedIn

Follow the Legion on LinkedIn

Followers can view links to news stories of interest to veterans and the Legion family, interact with National Headquarters.

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New war movie will debut at convention

New war movie will debut at convention

‘Approaching Midnight’ is a film about a young veteran returning from war; Michigan Post 216 played an important role.

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Back issues of Legion magazine archived online

Back issues of Legion magazine archived online

Issues of The American Legion Magazine from 2003 through 2010 now available via Legion’s Digital Archive.

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National convention app now available

National convention app now available

Mobile app includes agendas, meeting schedules, guest speaker info and entertainment options for 2103 National Convention in Houston.

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Watch the national convention live

Watch the national convention live

Several events, including gavel-to-gavel floor coverage, to be streamed live on legion.org.

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