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Why Tim O’Brien Agreed to Write for ‘This Is Us’ 

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:00:08 GMT
The acclaimed author of “The Things They Carried” talked to The Times about writing for Season 3 and how an all-volunteer military force changed the public’s perception of war.


Author: By MATTHEW KOMATSU

Two Veterans Groups, Left and Right, Join Forces Against the Forever Wars 

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 13:09:20 GMT
The groups intend to share a legislative agenda that presses for changes to war authorization measures and an end to the United States’ presence in Afghanistan.


Author: By JENNIFER STEINHAUER

Treated Like a ‘Piece of Meat’: Female Veterans Endure Harassment at the V.A. 

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 15:26:46 GMT
Women say a culture of harassment, discrimination and exclusion lives inside the Veterans Affairs medical system as they try to use the government benefits they earned with military service.


Author: By JENNIFER STEINHAUER

Earning Prizes for Fighting an Addiction 

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 15:00:05 GMT
Clinics in Canada and the United States are trying a new way to urge drug abusers to get clean: give them tangible gifts when they test negative.


Author: By SAHIL GUPTA

In Australia, a 9-Hole Retreat That’s Cost-Free for War Veterans 

Sat, 09 Mar 2019 10:00:12 GMT
Nature-steeped solitude helps golfers find others with similar experiences.


Author: By ISABELLA KWAI

‘People Constantly Mistake My Mother for a Spouse, Not a Veteran’ 

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 15:54:25 GMT
These servicewomen are leaders, pioneers, change-makers and survivors. Here’s what their family members have to say about them.


Author: By LAUREN KATZENBERG

Patient Shoots Doctor at Veterans Affairs Hospital in Florida, Officials Say 

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 03:32:46 GMT
The doctor at the hospital, in West Palm Beach, was shot in the neck as he tried to subdue the gunman. Another employee was grazed by a bullet.


Author: By JULIA JACOBS and MATT STEVENS

Pensions for Nazi Collaborators? Shocking if True (It’s a Big If) 

Mon, 25 Feb 2019 17:15:52 GMT
Details about possible payments were found to be exaggerated, misleading or false, but despite the lack of hard evidence, Germany was put on the defensive.


Author: By MILAN SCHREUER

40-Foot Cross Divides a Community and Prompts a Supreme Court Battle 

Sun, 24 Feb 2019 17:30:28 GMT
The justices will hear arguments this week about whether the cross in Bladensburg, Md., which honors local men who died in World War I, violates the separation of church and state.


Author: By ADAM LIPTAK

Betsy DeVos vs. Student Veterans 

Mon, 18 Feb 2019 23:50:07 GMT
The Department of Education secretary has been uniquely brazen, and unpatriotic, in her deregulation campaign. It’s time that she answered for her actions.


Author: By CARRIE WOFFORD and JAMES SCHMELING

     
 

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