Tag Archive for: veterans

In the News: March 2021

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Trauma-to-Prison Pipeline, Restorative Justice for Vets, Bias in Protests and Sentencing, Reparations, other resources

Caring for Veterans in Crisis

Shame and reluctance to discuss experiences with colleagues or support staff in a male-dominated career field often delay veterans’ seeking out help.

Perseverance for Veterans

Elaine Wynne works with veterans at her home office in Golden…

Who protects the protectors?

Minnesota's Women Veterans Initiative works to support, uplift and defend the women who serve

2013 Changemaker: Cindy Larson

"Veterans don't ask for help. For someone to make the call and come in, it's a big step in and of itself. I get some amount of respect and trust because I'm another veteran. ... They know you know where they're coming from."

Peace & war

"I was naive when I signed up. I was so upset after I got that [deployment] call. I thought I was going to die. I wasn't going to Spain. I was 19, and it was a lot to handle emotionally."

Coming home

Minnesota female veterans face unique challenges Chante Wolf…

Healing the prisoners

Deanna Germain wrote about her experiences as a nurse at Abu Ghraib in Iraq