Veterans of past wars have long been at the forefront of peace advocacy in the United States.
Civilians have become so far removed from the military and war, it can be hard to understand veterans. Their poetry can help us connect.
Since 2009, nearly one million veterans have benefited from the Post-9/11 GI Bill, which helps them pay for tuition and other expenses. A scholar explains how it’s a hard transition.
The inability to reconcile wartime actions with a personal moral code can create lasting psychological consequences for veterans.