Posts Tagged: veterans
A recently discovered U.S. army report puts lie to the Pentagon's denials that it exposed soldiers and civilians to Agent Orange on Okinawa.
Whistleblowers have unearthed the widespread use of Agent Orange by the U.S. military in Korea.
Even mild traumatic brain injuries among the military can have devastating consequences.
Dayl Wise is a Vietnam veteran, a poet, and editor of two collections of veteran poetry. Kathryn Zickuhr asks him his views on war and literature.
The poet lets loose the dogs of war.
The Iraq War is morally troublesome and many of our soldiers are suffering the consequences.
As more vets commit suicide than die in combat, the Department of Veterans Affairs faces a class action lawsuit for allegedly systematically denying mental health care and disability benefits.
U.S. veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan change the conversation.
In her poem In vigil (2), Lee Sharkey describes a tense exchange at a silent peace gathering.
Veterans' health care bills are bound to soar thanks to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, but the government doesn't appear to be paying attention.