David Finkel spent several months in Baghdad covering the Iraq War, and even longer following some of the soldiers as they returned home and struggled with re-entry into civilian life after the trauma they experienced in combat.
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More than 200 veterans enrolled as students at the University of La Verne will soon have a home base on campus. The Veteran Student Success Center is set to open its doors in September.
Our nation is facing an unprecedented level of division and bigotry at this point.
The current Republican administration in this nation is proposing three things which could be highly problematic for all students attending (or planning to attend) college.
The coming election in November is easily the most important one of my lifetime.
Robert Kehrberg, 25, an Air Force veteran who served for five years, had a “team” to depend on every day while working 12-hour shifts from midnight to noon, seven days a week. In Kuwait, from 2012-13 he was an integrated avionics systems specialist, which means he maintained and fixed planes.
In November will be what is – in my mind – the most important election in my lifetime.
As a Vietnam veteran and a 45-year participant in the antiwar movement, I would like to propose a goal which I hope we can all share: May we have future generations that have no veterans, because there were no wars to create them.
At the start of this school year, I feel it is important that we work toward treating all students and staff with respect and dignity.
Support the troops – when will the slogan become a reality?