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Homeless 'Functional Zero' -- We've Stopped the Bleeding, But We Haven't Healed the Wound

Steve Peck | Posted 11.23.2016 | Los Angeles
Steve Peck

The image we remember when someone has climbed a mountain is the photo at the top: the exhausted and exhilarated climbers planting the flag at the summit. What we don't often think about is the long descent back to safety.

We Still Don't Have an Answer to Suicide Epidemic Among Veterans

Steve Peck | Posted 09.24.2016 | Los Angeles
Steve Peck

The void that suicidal veterans stare into is engulfing them, and it is our job to infiltrate that void, and populate it with loving, compassionate fellow vets who care deeply about each veterans' survival. We have got to find the answer.

Veterans' Homelessness -- There is No Finish Line

Steve Peck | Posted 05.22.2016 | Impact
Steve Peck

Much of what I know about homeless vets I learned as an outreach worker with the VA in the early 90's. I met a thousand different homeless vets with a thousand different stories.

Celebrate Veterans' Success

Steve Peck | Posted 10.21.2012 | Impact
Steve Peck

It isn't solely the responsibility of the government to provide for returning veterans, however. Our veterans need jobs. Business owners and corporations need to reach out and hire unemployed vets.

Karl Marlantes: Scholar and Warrior

Steve Peck | Posted 07.31.2012 | Impact
Steve Peck

Karl Marlantes opens up about his experiences serving as a Marine in Vietnam and returning to civilian life in his new book What It Is Like To Go To War.