veterans

terrorism

Army vet plotted to bomb white nationalist rally as "retribution" for New Zealand shooting, feds say

He allegedly asked an undercover FBI agent for help creating a bomb powerful enough to kill 50 people.
Tess Owen
4.29.19
Weed Week

In States That Won’t Legalize Weed, Veterans Are Changing Minds

And laws.
Rick Morgan
4.18.19
mental health

Why Some Young Vets Are Becoming Personal Trainers

"If veterans can take their skills—the teaching others, the physical fitness, and the service element—and they can make a career out of it, it’s like they never left the service. They’re doing the same thing except they don’t have a gun in their hands."
Rajul Punjabi
12.12.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Viral Homeless Vet GoFundMe That Raised $400K Was Allegedly a Scam

This story just keeps getting more messed up.
River Donaghey
11.15.18
psychedelics

A New Documentary Shows How Vets Are Using Weed and Ayahuasca to Treat PTSD

Approximately 20 vets take their own lives every day. Could using ayahuasca and weed to treat mental illness improve that statistic?
Kevin Franciotti
11.12.18
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
8.17.18
military parade

Trump’s big, expensive military parade just got shelved

The military and the White House have “agreed to explore opportunities in 2019.”
Tim Hume
8.17.18
veterans

House lawmakers advance bill to study marijuana as treatment option for veterans

American veterans are one step closer towards access to marijuana as a remedy for post-traumatic stress disorder and chronic pain
Alexa Liautaud
5.9.18
Rise Up

Legal Weed Could Revolutionize PTSD Treatment For Veterans

Service members of many eras and ages have fought on the state and federal levels to shift policy and public opinion on legal weed.
Jasper Craven
5.8.18
Transplants

This Is How a Wounded Veteran Got a Penis Transplant

The man lost his genitals and both legs above the knee when a bomb exploded in Afghanistan.
Susan Rinkunas
4.23.18
healthcare

Veterans Are Worried Trump Is Poised to Dismantle the VA for Good

“Just about everybody in the veterans advocacy community is freaking out.”
Mark Hay
4.17.18
Rise Up

These Veterans Are Standing With the Parkland Students in the Gun Control Debate

The school shooting in Florida has amplified the message of former soldiers who want stronger gun regulation.
Jasper Craven
4.5.18
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