Dialogue With Those Who Matter Most

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This year, Billy Flood’s Thanksgiving was defined by his father’s wisdom.

Tweets of the Day – Veterans Day and More

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See what our readers are saying about us on Twitter!

Veteran’s Day and the Dead of Ox Hill

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Brian Shea on remembering not just the honored, but the forgotten.

Dog Saves Suicidal Veteran

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After watching this dog save a suicidal veteran, Louise Thayer shares her experience with PTSD, veterans, and service animals.

Yoga Helps War Veterans With Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

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Yoga can aid mental well-being but can it help with post-traumatic stress disorder?

America Can’t Call Itself Truly Patriotic When Thousands of Veterans Remain Homeless

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For a country that prides itself on its patriotism, we do a terrible job taking care of the individuals that have fought in our wars.

PTSD and the War at Home: A Soldier’s Story of Return and Recovery

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Sgt Billy Caviness, who was wounded in Afghanistan, recounts his battle with post-traumatic stress disorder.

I’m Never Wrong. Nope. Never.

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The Rev. Neil O’Farrell wonders why public officials find it impossible to say “I’m sorry” or “I was wrong.”

Support Our Troops? 285,000 Veterans Are Not Receiving Unemployment Benefits

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The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities has determined that the amount of unemployed veterans who lost federal benefits because Congress allowed the program supplying these benefits to expire will reach 285,000 by the end of the month.

Honoring the Rest Who Served

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When most people think of veterans and heroes, they think of men in uniform. But Memorial Day is for the others who served, too.

Veterans Dying On Waiting List: What it Means

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Iraq War veteran Michael Anthony discusses the latest VA crisis and what it means for veterans and the United States.

My Son Got Arrested But It’s Not His Fault

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Parents mean well when they call professors to offer excuses, but they end up revealing more than they intend.

Senate Blocks Veteran’s Bill: Jon Stewart’s Response

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Senate kills bill that would help veterans–tries to add Iran sanction to make it pass.

In Just 100 Days DC Finds Homes for More Than 200 Homeless Veterans

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Galvanized by the injustice of a veteran risking his life for his country only to later find himself without a home, Veterans NOW has developed to end veteran homelessness in Washington DC by the end of 2015.

100 Words on Love: February, 1942

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The threat of war, the fear of death: none of that in the photograph.