They put their lives on the line for us, but are we doing all we can for them?
Campus Progress remembers Iraq war protests and actions over the last 10 years.
Posted Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by Lydia Fiser
The high rate of of young servicemen and women suicides speak volumes about mental health, and hypermasculine culture.
Posted Tuesday, January 29, 2013 by Marc Peters
We must give our returning soldiers tools for success.
Posted Wednesday, November 21, 2012 by Jen Hicks
The president will sign an executive order today cracking down on abuses of the G.I. Bill funding by for-profit colleges.
Posted Friday, April 27, 2012 by Brian Stewart
Too often, G.I. benefits are used at colleges that do not offer the services vets need for success.
Posted Wednesday, April 25, 2012 in Reprints by Center for American Progress
Michelle Obama will emphasize the challenges American troops face when transitioning from the war front to their home lives.
Posted Wednesday, January 11, 2012 by Joshua Murphy
A new law grants tax credits to employers that hire veterans. But will the measure actually create jobs?
Posted Tuesday, November 29, 2011 by Jon Christian
A Senate subcommittee this week addressed deceitful practices by for-profit colleges, many of which target veterans to take in more federal money.
The subcommittee will hear testimony from a Department of Veteran Affairs official and a representative from a for-profit college.
Defense Department budget cuts could force a reduction in tuition assistance—but at what cost?
A study by University of Utah researchers shows that veterans in college are still suffering.
Posted Friday, August 5, 2011 by Jon Christian
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A recent GAO report calls for increased oversight of the military’s tuition assistance program.
Posted Wednesday, March 9, 2011 by Kay Steiger
New research has shown that PTSD can occur even in individuals who have not faced traumatic events, but many experts are skeptical.
Posted Wednesday, March 9, 2011 in Journalism Network by Simon van Zuylen-Wood
The Veterans Administration is warning of aggressive marketing tactics and the Senate schedules a hearing to look into abusive practices.
Posted Wednesday, February 23, 2011 by Kay Steiger
As the Senate gears up to vote on the stand-alone “don’t ask, don’t tell” bills, few are optimistic about its passage.
Posted Wednesday, December 15, 2010 by Matt Comer
Though most Marines largely oppose a repeal and say they’ve never served with a gay or lesbian peer, most military chiefs at this week’s Senate hearings say a repeal can be implemented successfully.
Posted Friday, December 3, 2010 by Matt Comer