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The War Comes Home

04/18/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Aaron Glantz Author, "The War Comes Home: Washington's Battle Against America's Veterans"

As we approach the 6th anniversary of the war in Iraq, President Obama plans to draw down our troop presence there while beefing up the number of troops in Afghanistan, but another battle is brewing on the homefront. In January alone, 24 soldiers were believed to have committed suicide. I discuss veterans' struggles in America below.