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Standing Rock and a Hard Place…

Veterans Stand for Standing Rock in theory represented perfectly many of the obstacles and dilemmas that have at many times seemed like a plague to me. Moral Injury, Police Militarization, Post-Traumatic Stress, Environmental Protection, Military Industrial Complex, Isolation, Traumatic Brain…

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Miami Book Fair Guide For War Veterans

Here is The Combat Hippies guide to the Miami International Book Fair! These four presentations promote Post-Traumatic Growth by engaging the community in thought provoking discussions about issues that facing war veterans. Don’t forget admission to the book fair is…

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Things The VA Does Right: Recreational Therapy

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has a troubled history littered with scandal, criticism, and lack of care; however, some veterans receiving recreational therapy may have a different story to share. Those who are apart of the Outpatient Community Integration Program within the Miami…

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