Redeye

Iraq vets at risk

| February 13, 2007

Podcast




Artist: Amy Fairweather
Title: Iraq veterans: homelessness and suicide
Genre: Blues
Length: 0:16:52
Format: 44.1kHz, 128Kbps

Show Notes:

1,500,00 armed forces personnel have been sent to fight in Iraq. Of those, a third have been more than once. Ninety percent see active combat and many experience trauma. When they get home, there is little support for those with problems integrating.

We find out what vets are experiencing from Amy Fairweather of the Iraq Veterans Project of Swords to Ploughshares in San Francisco. >> get more info

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