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    There is a sacred tradition in the military, leave no one behind on the battlefield. But many veterans are beginning to believe their country has left them behind at home. We all say we are thankful for are veterans but how do we show it? A national problem that faces Americans today is the treatment of our veterans. It’s been debated on and on, is are veterans treated like heroes? Everyday in 2017 an average of 20 veterans committed suicide. In the last 15 years more soldiers have committed suicide than have died in Afghanistan. According to David Green,“ Suicide among veterans is 22 percent higher than for civilians of the same age, and broken…

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    Often times those who are injured, physically, and mentally are forgotten about. Just like a grain in a pile of sand many of those that need help are lost in the countless numbers of others that have served. For example, “50% of those with PTSD do not seek treatment and out of the half that seek treatment, only half of them get "minimally adequate" treatment” (Veterans and PTSD). Our eagles take flight but as soon as they injure their wings we abandon them. We turn humans into killing machines…

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    Vagrancy In Vietnam

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    toy. Jim is one out of 49,933 destitute veteran that are destitute, no place to go. Jim is additionally one the half of destitute veterans that served amid the Vietnam time. The issue concerning homelessness and unemployment in the USA merits close consideration and requests fitting arrangements. A large number of individuals in the United States have no steady lodging and perpetual vocation. Those…

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    This may describe what our soldiers go through while protecting our American freedoms. Our soldiers sign up for this, many without thinking twice. They are willing to pay the ultimate sacrifice if need be, the giving of their life to protect this wonderful country. For those who return home, they too often pay a high price. Many of them are diagnosed with PTSD. Approximately 1 in 15 Americans will develop symptoms of post- traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after a traumatic life experience.…

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    Sacrifice To Servicemen

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    Everyday thousands of men and women put their life on the line for America’s freedom, and everyday Americans go about their lives oblivious to the sacrifice these servicemen and their families are making. Although these servicemen are celebrated and thanked on days such as Memorial day, Veterans day, July 4, 9/11, and any other time tragedy strikes, the truth is that they should be thanked and honored everyday. A few things Americans can do to show their appreciation are donate, volunteer, and…

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    Veteran care is an important, growing part of America’s aging population challenges and new statistics show the chance that senior veterans and those from the Baby Boomer generation to be homeless are significantly higher than non-veterans. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently published a study on the extent and nature of homelessness among America’s veterans as an adjunct to the 2009 Annual Homeless Assessment…

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    Veterans Haven North (VHN) is a transitional housing agency that is run by New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs. VHN is located in Glen Gardner a small town in Hunterdon County NJ. VHN is fairly isolated located up a curvy hilly road set back in the woods of Glen Gardner. Glen Gardner is in a suburban area and the houses are fairly close together. The houses are nondescript, the majority appearing to be three or four bedroom homes of small to average size. This is subjective,…

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    To conclude, expanding the MTAP to include licenses and technical certifications would bring about a host of benefits to not only service members, but the organizations they work for and the American economy as a whole. As stated, undergraduate degrees are no longer a job guarantee. Companies are looking for candidates with more focused expertise.18 Giving service members the financial means to earn these certificates would bring increased job knowledge to the military and increase their…

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    Military Culture Analysis

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    of the military and interviews about what it actually means to be a part of it. The second module was about military organization and roles. Again, more in depth information about roles, customs, traditions, and the meaning behind much of what they do that is usually not understood by an outsider. In module three stressors and resources, they explained the most common stressors for not only military personnel but also family members. It also talked about common reactions to these stressors…

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    Military Life

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    Life is tougher than civilian, the challenges that are faced by veterans after the military has been witnessed over and over again, it is still an ongoing process, that has is not being addressed adequately. (Moran) Most veterans might find it impossible to adjust to civilian life, after living in the tough environment of the military, whatever branch of service that they were in. Whether it be, Air Force, Navy, Air Force, or Marine, the individual that participated in the occupation, had a…

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