Afghanistan

July 21, 2016
Captain Melton Killed

Kansas City Police Officer and Afghan War Veteran Killed in the Line of Duty

Kansas City Police Officer and Afghan War Veteran Killed in the Line of Duty Another law enforcement officer and combat veteran of the war in Afghanistan […]
July 9, 2016
Officers killed in Dallas

Veterans on Both Sides of the Tragic Events in Dallas

Veterans on Both Sides of the Tragic Events in Dallas Following the controversial shootings of black men in Baton Rouge, LA and St. Paul, MN a […]
May 29, 2016
Robert Ferrera III

Veteran charged in Shapleigh standoff ordered held

Veteran charged in Shapleigh standoff ordered held without bail Robert W. Ferrera III, a former Army Ranger who served in Afghanistan, is accused of endangering his […]
May 20, 2016
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

What to know about brain injury, prevention

Traumatic Brain Injury has been called the signature wound of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Estimates of the numbers of soldiers with a TBI vary […]
May 15, 2016
Afghan Troops on Joint Operations

It’s time to remove lawyers from the war room

It’s time to remove lawyers from the war room Source: It’s time to remove lawyers from the war room By Shawn Snow, Special to the Times […]
April 29, 2016
SFC Charles Martland

Green Beret who beat Afghan official over alleged child assault

There’s no way this Green Beret should have been considered for separation from the service for this offense. Green Beret who beat Afghan official over alleged […]
April 28, 2016
SSG Lewis Foutch, Discarded Warrior

Another American Hero Discarded, SSG Lewis Foutch

Another American Hero Discarded, SSG Lewis T. Foutch The United States Army’s Continuing Disservice to Wounded Warriors Washington, DC — (ReleaseWire) — 04/27/2016 –Another American Hero […]
April 24, 2016
Judge Olivera, VTC

A Tale of Two Veterans: Judge Olivera and Sgt. Serna

A Tale of Two Veterans: Judge Olivera and Sgt. Serna The Uniformed Services Justice & Advocacy Group (USJAG) applauds the actions of North Carolina Judge Olivera. […]
November 10, 2015
Wounded warriors fighting the after war

Fighting the “After War”: The Boston Globe

Fighting the ‘after-war’ The nearly two million American military men and women who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan put themselves in harm’s way daily in […]
January 29, 2014
John Bettencourt

U.S. Is the Army silencing those who intervene in questionable discharges?

Is the Army silencing those who intervene in questionable discharges? A downsizing Army is discharging more soldiers for misconduct — and, some say, retaliating against those […]
November 11, 2013
Jerral Jensen. combat veteran

76,000 soldiers ‘chaptered out’ of veterans’ benefits since 2006

76,000 soldiers ‘chaptered out’ of veterans’ benefits since 2006 by Shiela McVicar Nov. 11, 2013 Jerrald Jensen Joined the Army at 34 Years of Age Jerrald […]
May 19, 2013
Kash Alvaro

Disposable Surge in discharges includes wounded soldiers

  Disposable Surge in discharges Kash Alvaro stared at the ceiling of an emergency room in January listening to the beep of an EKG monitor for […]