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Turning Trauma Into Triumph

How many of us are equipped to cope when trauma or tragedy strike? See how Americans all over this country stepped in to support the family of a soldier who was murdered by one of our own, when the government turned its back.

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FRONT TOWARD ENEMY

Front Toward Enemy

An Inside Look at The Story of Loss, Love, and Patriotism

A Slain Soldier’s Widow Details Her Husband’s Murder and How Military Courts Allowed the Killer to Escape Justice.
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There is a humanity to the author's lens

Front Toward Enemy, resonates because it goes beyond an exploration of our military and judicial system; it's also about motherhood, love, loss, and the American spirit which drives us to seek triumph against all odds. There is a humanity to the author's lens that makes the narrative so compelling.

KImberly Guilfoyle Fox News Host
 
 

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Barb is an author, gold star wife, speaker and a professional veterans advocate who understands the personal and factual struggles of turning adversity into advantage. But this lesson did not come easily and this upper hand must be diligently maintained. Now, Barbara brings her life lessons to her audiences in keynote speeches and custom programs. She relates to her audiences’ lives and challenges, and teaches them how to become gladiators in their own life’s arena.

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Pin drop moments are few and far between for many public speakers...

On behalf of the Committee for the Families of War Veterans, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the amazing work that you have done to assist us with our fundraising efforts, as well as raising awareness of our mission to help veterans in need. Every time you have appeared and done public speaking engagements, promoting the work that we do and your own deeply personal story, we have heard over and over again, how powerful your presentations were. You deliver your own story, with such poise and strength, and inspire every member of the audience with your courage and clear delivery. Your message resonates with all who have been witness to your powerful speaking engagements. Pin drop moments are few and far between for many public speakers. You elicit them every time, with every crowd we have ever shared a room with. See the full Endorsement Letter [Click Here]

Daniel J. O’Kane ... President, Committee for the Families of War Veterans

GOLD STAR WIFE FIGHTS FOR THE PURPLE HEART

Fox News Interview

A Fallen Hero: In this video Gold Star wife Barb Allen, is interviewed by Fox News host Harris Faulkner in regard to her efforts to secure the purple heart for her late husband, Lt. Louis Allen.  As of 2015 the military has continued to refuse her husband this honor.  Barbara’s relentless pursuit of justice and recognition of his sacrifice in the form of a purple heart will serve all members of the armed forces and their families.

 

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American Snippets

The brain child of Dave Brown, and Barbara Allen, American Snippets is designed to spotlight stories that will inspire, motivate, and ultimately lead to a movement that is the polar opposite of what is in the news today.

Dave and Barb have both found their way through difficult times, and to each other. Now they are finding their way to you in what is an entertaining, informative, inspirational, and All-American enterprise. Their all-star lineup will lead the way sharing stories of all the great things being done by Americans.  If you’re looking for a meaningful platform that encourages national pride and supports all who honorably serve then this is for you.

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