Wow, this is a big one. We interview retired Air Force Lt Col Tom Rempfer (hoping4justice.com) and lawyer Mark Zaid (markzaid.com) about the recent lawsuit determining the infamous Anthrax Vaccination Program to be illegal. Now what action can be taken for the 1000+ veterans that received punishment up to and including a court-martial when they… Continue reading Tom Rempfer & Mark Zaid – Anthrax Vaccine / Matt Deegan & Jeff Boecker – Vietnam Veterans
If you’re a veteran that deployed to Iraq, then you likely remember getting the anthrax vaccine. We were told it was because either Al-Qaeda or local Iraqi extremists could get hold of anthrax and weaponize it. We were told the vaccine was safe. And we were told it was mandatory. Turns out those were lies.… Continue reading The Terrible Story of the Anthrax Vaccine Program
Often women veterans and their experiences overseas are overshadowed by the stories of male veterans. Arguably, it’s harder for women to come home from war and reintegrate to our culture. We speak with retired Army SFC Helyn Stowe about her experiences in Iraq and Afghanistan on a Female Engagement Team (FET). What she heard from… Continue reading Helyn Stowe – Female Engagement Teams / Phil Clark – Purple Heart Project
In the military we learn a lot of acronyms, we joke and call it “Alphabet Soup”. Well there’s one acronym that is becoming quite popular among veterans, and it’s called EMDR. EMDR is a type of therapy with a very high success rate in treating PTSD (another acronym). We speak with Ms. Carolyn Schuyler, LCSW,… Continue reading Carolyn Schuyler / Tim Eckert – EMDR FAQ AF LOL
This week has been hard for so many of us. High-profile suicides have rocked the news cycle and now everyone is talking about the suicide hotline. But what about our veterans that have been dying at a rate of 22 each day to suicide? Why can we not speak about this without feeling uncomfortable? On… Continue reading Dr. Justin D’Arienzo – Stigma of Mental Health
Just take a moment and breathe. Think about that statement. You’re not alone. You probably feel alone. Particularly when everything is crashing down on you, whether it be from bad decisions or bad people or just the Fates screwing with you. But you’re really not alone. During those really really bad times it’s hard to… Continue reading You’re Not Alone
That’s right folks, it’s pledge month. But maybe not as you think pledge weeks or months normally go. So here’s the deal. We are now one year on the radio, and the response has been so great that we moved from a half hour to an hour format. The challenge is that previously we were… Continue reading Pledge Month!