veterans

Ari Melber's Open Letter To Dick Cheney: Vets Need Food Stamps Too
MSNBC's Ari Melber let former VP Dick Cheney and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal know what he thought of their hypocritical remarks about veterans, food stamps and the minimum wage in an open letter this Saturday. Read more...
Bush Sheds A Single Tear Over Vets From His Wars: 'I'm In There With Them'
Former President George W. Bush described himself as "emotional" recently when he talked about how he was trying to make a difference for the veterans who are trying to put their lives back together after serving in the wars waged by his administration. Read more...
Phoenix Reduces Its Population Of Chronically Homeless Veterans To Zero
This could be a sign of things to come as the Obama administration aims to eradicate homelessness among veterans by 2015. Read more...
U.S. Lobotomized 2,000 Veterans
“They got the notion they were going to come to give me a lobotomy,” says Mr. Tritz, a World War II bomber pilot. “To hell with them.” Read more...
On any given night, nearly 63,000 veterans are homeless. Many suffer chronic debilitating mental health problems. Read more...

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Nearly 40 years after the war, American vets who live in Vietnam are working to foster reconciliation between the two countries, while other former US soldiers are traveling there to find 'closure.' Read more...
Veterans Reveal Pain Through Poetry At Hudson County Courthouse
The art exhibit is part of a larger exhibit, “War and Peace – Artwork by Military Veterans." Read more...
About 90 World War II vets from Mississippi arrived in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, determined to visit the World War II Memorial—shutdown or no shutdown. Read more...
Gay Couples Denied Veterans Benefits
Veterans benefits for gay married couples still denied. Read more...
The U.S. Army has conceded a significant loss of records documenting battlefield action and other operations in Iraq and Afghanistan and has launched a global search to recover and consolidate field records from the wars. Read more...