Families and Communities

July 27, 2016
Jonathan Michael Prins

Two Soldiers Slain Defending Woman in Savannah, Georgia

Two Soldiers Slain Defending Woman in Savannah, Georgia NBC news reports that two active duty soldiers, Staff Sgt. Charles Allen Judge Jr., 40, and Sgt. First Class […]
July 19, 2016
Suicidal Marine

Suicidal veteran aims gun at SWAT officer, killed by deputy in Clay County

Suicidal veteran aims gun at SWAT officer, killed by deputy in Clay County Posted: 4:36 a.m. Monday, July 18, 2016 Source:  By Brittney Donovan, ANJ A […]
July 11, 2016
PTSD and Relationships

What It’s Really Like Dating Someone with PTSD

As has been widely documented across successive conflicts combat-related Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) often has dire long-term consequences upon interpersonal relationships. Rates of divorce and separation […]
June 11, 2016
CAV soldier found dead at Ft. Hood

Fort Hood IDs soldier found dead

Fort Hood IDs soldier found dead in off-post home Army Times: Staff report 2:04 p.m. EDT June 10, 2016 A 34-year-old 1st Cavalry Division soldier died Wednesday […]
June 5, 2016
Fired for lowering the flag

Charlotte vet says he was fired for lowering flag on Memorial Day

Marine Corps veteran and Charlotte resident, Allen Thornwell, was fired by Time Warner for lowering the flag on Memorial Day this week. Having served his country […]
May 28, 2016
Dianna Brown

Mother of arrested homeless man: Son a veteran with PTSD

Mother of arrested homeless man: Son a veteran with PTSD The mother of a homeless man charged with assaulting a police officer Monday by the Killeen […]
May 25, 2016
Sebastian Junger, Tribe

Sebastian Junger’s New Book ‘Tribe’ Says Something About Society

Sebastian Junger’s New Book ‘Tribe’ Says Something About Society No One Else Will By JENNIFER DOLSEN on May 25, 2016 “Tribe,” Sebastian Junger’s latest book, attributes […]
May 25, 2016
Ft Bragg Paratroop Memorial

Fort Bragg medical facilities honor fallen Paratroopers

Fort Bragg medical facilities honor fallen Paratroopers Source: Fort Bragg medical facilities honor fallen Paratroopers   Maj. Gen. Richard Clarke, commander of the 82nd Aiborne Division, […]
May 19, 2016
Department of Veterans Affairs

Worst charity for veterans run by VA employee

Worst charity for veterans run by VA employee-Veterans charities have undergone heightened scrutiny by watchdog organizations, the media and the public in the wake of recent […]
May 9, 2016
Mentally Ill in Jail

Getting the Mentally Ill Out of Jail and Off the Streets

Each year, hundreds of thousands of veterans are arrested and incarcerated and many of them suffer from mental health conditions and disorders that have gone untreated. […]
May 6, 2016
It's a combat mission, Mr. President

It’s a combat mission, Mr. President

It’s a familiar story in American history following the Second World War. We get involved in combat operations…we call them peace-keeping missions, expeditions, counter-insurgency and pacification […]
April 26, 2016
Saudi Royal Family, Sponsoring Terror

Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act

Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act This legislation centers around the missing 28 pages of the 9-11 Commission findings and would allow families of the victims of […]