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Veterans Day meaning lost in today’s world

John Richards, professor of history, bends down to examine weaponry used in the first World War. Richards, along with History Club, visited the National World War I Museum in downtown Kansas City on Nov. 12 in honor of Veteran's Day. The museum features several artifacts including artillery, uniforms, medical tools and a tank, all used during the war.

Story by Jamie Pellikaan, Writer

November 29, 2017

This past weekend saw the passage of a national holiday we all celebrate and revere, but sometimes take for granted. Veterans Day has been a staple in American society since its conception as “Armistice Day” in 1918 to commemorate the end of World War I. However, as the years have passed, and...