Judge to Vet: Your Service In Iraq Makes You a Threat To Society…

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How war led to a ten year prison sentence for Andrew Chambers. People often talk of the daydreams that soldiers have while at war. The dreams of returning home to their wife and kids, reunions with brothers and sisters, a beer at the bar with old friends. But few talk about the dreams of going to war. In 2003 I …

Soldiers and PTSD, Part 1: Going Vegan

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“Blood, blood, blood, makes the green grass grow,” was the mantra we used throughout basic training. Our young boots hitting the pavement, grass, and dirt, each heel giving the cue to yell the cadence “blood,” then again, “blood.” This wasn’t done to turn us into blood-thirsty sadomasochists (as some would have you believe). It was done to prepare us for …

New Writer for Good Men Project

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Hey guys!  I’ve been hired as the new editor for the War & Veterans section of the Good Men Project. I’ll be running some good articles there (and a few oldies from here as well, seeing if they can get another life) but I’ll be looking for anyone who wants to add some submissions! Don’t worry, though, I’ll still be …

Vegan Diet for Rheumatoid Arthritis

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The immune system attacks healthy tissue when an autoimmune disorder is present. Pain, swelling and stiffness result from the assault on the lining of the joints that occurs when Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is present. A link between RA and diet has not been established clearly and there are not official guidelines for it but there is an indication that eating …