veterans

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Reportedly Got into a Bizarre Fight with Vets Over 'Apocalypse Now'

The president apparently got sidetracked debating a bit of movie trivia in an exchange one attendee called "really fucking weird".
Harry Cheadle
8.20.18
Standing Rock

My Week Among the Freezing, Confused, Hopeful Veterans at Standing Rock

When US veterans traveled to Standing Rock to join the pipeline protests, they were hoping to protect Native activists fighting for their land and water. But many were also hoping to find a new purpose.
Cheree Franco
12.19.16
Music

The Moment I Knew I Wanted to Work in the Music Business

I reached out to people who have spent the their adult lives recording, overseeing, organizing, or critiquing popular music to find out how they got into the industry.
Patrick Lyons
10.2.16
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Donald Trump Interrupted His Own Press Conference to Complain That the Press Asks Too Many Questions

The GOP candidate had promised to explain what happened to the $6 million he claimed to raise for veterans groups.
Mike Pearl
6.1.16
Stuff

British and Argentine Soldiers Who Once Fought Each Other Are Now Sharing a Stage

In a new play, 'Minefield', Falklands War veteran Lou Armour shares war stories with his former Argentinian enemies.
Rose Lewenstein
5.31.16
Stuff

Are We (Finally) About to Start Studying Marijuana as a Treatment for PTSD?

An interview with medical marijuana researcher Dr. Sue Sisley.
David Bienenstock
3.9.16
Culture

Meet the Man Putting MDMA Therapy On Stage

In new play Give Me Your Love, the artistic director of an experimental theatre company is showing what the drug can do for veterans suffering PTSD.
Nell Frizzell
1.5.16
News

Why Is the NHS Shutting Out Veterans with PTSD?

An increased number of veterans are seeking treatment for PTSD, but many can't access the care they need.
Lizzie Presser
10.1.15
Stuff

The Modern-Day 'Taxi Driver'

My Life Driving an Uber Cab as an Iraq War Veteran with PTSD
Colby Buzzell
6.7.15
News

The 'American Sniper' Killer Got Sentenced to Life in Prison

The verdict came after a bizarre trial that was heavily covered by the national media and renewed focus on the problem of mental health among America's veterans.
Matt Tinoco
2.26.15
VICE on HBO

Watch Our HBO Report on PTSD Among American Veterans

VICE talks with veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan who are struggling with mental illness, addiction, and PTSD – often overprescribed narcotics and other pharmaceuticals that bring their own sets of problems.
VICE Staff
2.17.15
News

Should Underage Soldiers Be Allowed to Drink Alcohol?

A recent effort to allow young American troops to drink just fell flat, but there are still advocates who wonder why 18-year-olds can die for their country but can't buy a beer.
Justin Glawe
2.4.15
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