Healthcare

No, Veterans Don’t Get Free Healthcare

On Wednesdays I will be trying to write about something obvious to us veterans that civilians don’t fully understand.  Today, since my shoulder hurts, let’s chat about healthcare. Contrary to memes on Facebook or emails from questionable email addresses, no, being a veteran does not entitle you to free healthcare for life. Of course there… Continue reading No, Veterans Don’t Get Free Healthcare

Healthcare · Veteran Suicide

How Hollywood is Killing Veterans

Among veterans there are a veritable litany of phrases. I got your six. Where’s your SA? Tactical trunk monkey. Slow is smooth, smooth is fast. Tragically, there’s a new phrase. A hashtag, even. #22kill. No, this isn’t a reference to a sniper count. Rather, it references the 22 veterans a day that commit suicide, and… Continue reading How Hollywood is Killing Veterans

Politics

Veteran & Business Owner Denver Riggleman Runs for Virginia Governor

Update: Since the interview with Mr. Riggleman and prior to this publication, his campaign has been suspended, citing funding difficulties. We feel this is unfortunate as he is the best candidate for Governor, and have decided to run this article regardless due to the very valid issues regarding Virginia that Mr. Riggleman brings up in… Continue reading Veteran & Business Owner Denver Riggleman Runs for Virginia Governor