Veterans & Families

Many Soldiers Want to Stop Fighting. Let’s Build a Movement That Welcomes Them.

This piece by Rory Fanning, a veteran twice deployed to Afghanistan with the 2nd Army Ranger Battalion over a decade ago, was first published January 7, 2020 by Truthout. What will happen next? It’s a question that has been running through my head since the U.S....
November Comes by Doug Rawlings

November Comes by Doug Rawlings

Photo: First Light/Getty Images   November comes on to me like a C-130 slinking into Dover Air Force base laden with tin caskets draped in red, white, and blue I know, I know I should just let...

August 10, AGENT ORANGE DAY

August 10, AGENT ORANGE DAY

It is the 57th anniversary of the 1961 first use of Agent Orange herbicides on the environment and people...

A Pale Smoke

A Pale Smoke

This article originally appeared at the nytimes.com. By David Gerstel. Fifty years later, what does the Vietnam War...

Black and White in Vietnam

Black and White in Vietnam

Photo: Marines at Con Thien in 1968. Credit Johner/Associated Press This article originally appeared at the...

Soldiers in la Guerra

Soldiers in la Guerra

This article originally appeared at thenewyorktimes.com. By Deborah Paredez. Photo: Gilberto C. Villarreal, the...