July 18, 2016
Gavin Eugene Long

Marine Corps Veteran Identified as Shooter in Baton Rouge

  Marine Corps Veteran Identified as Shooter in Baton Rouge Last week an Army combat veteran fired upon police officers in Dallas, Texas, slaying five–among them […]
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 […]
June 5, 2016
Dustin Diefel

Did suspect’s PTSD play a role in alleged shooting death of his father?

PTSD and another death: For those of us who are veterans and veterans advocates these tragic incidents pile up, literally day by day. Dustin Defiel, a […]
June 4, 2016
Drew Winkler, Iraq Veteran

‘Maybe they’ll listen now that he’s dead’

 ‘Maybe they’ll listen now that he’s dead’: Crestview family grieves loss of 26-year-old Iraq War veteran By KELLY HUMPHREY Posted Jun. 1, 2016 at 5:33 PM CRESTVIEW […]
May 31, 2016
Track Palin, DV charges

Track Palin weighs Anchorage Veterans Court for domestic violence

Track Palin weighs Anchorage Veterans Court for domestic violence charges Author Zach Hollander PALMER — Track Palin, the 27-year-old son of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, may […]
May 29, 2016
SSG in Afghanistan

Law & Order Generation: The Injustice of Indifference

Law & Order Generation: The Injustice of Indifference “The highest reach of injustice is to be deemed just when you are not” -Plato Colorado Springs, CO […]
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 11, 2016
Kristofer Goldsmith, Iraq Veteran

Student veterans advocate for two bills now in Congress

Student veterans advocate for two bills now in Congress Student Veterans–When Kristofer Goldsmith was 18 he enlisted in the U.S. Army and spent a year in […]
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 […]
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 […]
September 24, 2014
Emil Wojcik, Green Beret

Fort Carson Gets a Black Eye for Its Treatment of These Green Berets

Fort Carson Gets a Black Eye for Its Treatment of These Green Berets By Joel Warner WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2014 AT 11:50 A.M. Sergeant First Class […]
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 […]