479Oct 8, 2012
Frontline to the Home Front
Panelists talked about the treatment of returning war veterans. The panel included Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, former General Stanley McChrystal, Major General Marcia Anderson, ...
182Jul 27, 2011
Health Costs for Veterans
The Senate Veterans Affairs Committee held a hearing to assess the long-term financial costs of caring for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and wounded warriors. Witnesses said that while ...
576May 19, 2010
After Words with Sebastian Junger
Author and journalist Sebastian Junger talked about his latest book, War, which chronicles the experiences of soldiers fighting in Afghanistan’s Korengal Valley. Mr. Junger ...
99Feb 7, 2008
Fiscal Year 2009 Veterans Affairs Budget Proposal
Secretary James Peake testified about the proposed fiscal year 2009 budget for the Department of Veterans Affairs. Witnesses representing veterans' organizations also testified about the budget ...
119Jan 29, 2007
Iraq War Author Panel
Authors of books about the Iraq war talked about their work and answered questions from members of Congress.
Aaron Glantz wrote How America Lost Iraq. James Bamford wrote A ...
79Nov 12, 2006
Iraq War Roundtable
Four veterans talked about their service in Iraq, their impressions upon returning home, and the books they have written about their experiences. David Danelo participated by telephone from ...
51Apr 30, 2006
Personal Stories From Iraq
Moderated by Doug Smith, the panel members discussed the topic, “In War Time: Personal Stories from Iraq,” and their books. After their presentations they answered audience members' ...