Monday, September 26, 2011

Collateral damage: War veterans struggle to fit back into society

As U.S.M.C. Major General Smedley Butler said;"War Is A Racket"!

Homeless and feeling helpless, Joshua Crowell called Veterans Affairs to say he felt like killing himself.
Three months earlier, a friend had driven the 23-year-old Army veteran to the gates of Fort Bragg and dropped him off. Crowell had been booted out of the Army on an other-than-honorable discharge for misconduct.
"That meant I lost my college, I lost my unemployment, I lost everything I'd worked for," Crowell said.

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