Tag: veterans

Linell Ajello: More and More War Stories

February 2016

Daily life at war isn’t what we’re led to believe.

Unwanted Alive

May 2015

Since changes to US immigration law in the ’90s, many veterans are being deported.

Nissa Rhee: Back to War

April 2015

Vietnam and Iraq war veterans find closure only by returning to their war zones.

Olivier Morel and Maël: The Ongoing War

January 2015

Twenty-two veterans commit suicide every day. In the graphic novel Walking Wounded, Olivier Morel and Maël set out to tell their stories.

Paul Kiel: Federal Law Leaves Soldiers Vulnerable

July 2014

Soldiers struggle to find substantive legal recourse against high-cost lender USA Discounters.

Ramiro G. Hinojosa: Lessons from an Unremarkable War

June 2014

World War II is not a war we have to live up to. It’s a war we have to learn from.

Helen Benedict: The Moral Confusion of Post-War America

May 2014

At a Manhattan bookstore, Iraqi author Hassan Blasim’s reading touches off a discussion of more than just literature.

Ann Jones: Star-Spangled Baggage

April 2014

How America’s wars came home with the troops.

Ann Jones: War Wounds

November 2013

Wounded veterans face a long road to recovery.

Ann Jones: The Losers From Our Lost Wars

November 2013

How the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan first silenced our soldiers and then defeated them.

Peter Sleeth: Army Launches Search for Missing War Records

July 2013

The army admits to losing records and preventing veterans from obtaining disability benefits.

Paul Kiel & Mitchell Hartman: Soldiers Defeated by Debt

May 2013

Federal law is supposed to protect service members from predatory lending, but many military personnel are trapped in high-interest debt.

Jeremiah Goulka: It Doesn’t Take Much

April 2013

On almost getting PTSD in Iraq.

Nora Connor: Learning to Fly

December 2012

Two women bridge the military-civilian gap to talk about machine guns and womanliness, dealing with trauma, and breaking old rules.