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Ten years after the invasion of Iraq
President Bush is kickin' back, painting his feet.
| March 27, 2013
Twelve Important stories of 2012 that dropped off your radar
So damn much went on in 2012, it's no wonder that some stories may have passed people by.
What you missed
| December 21, 2012
Review: High Ground
In October 2010, 11 wounded Iraq and Afghanistan War veterans — blind, missing limbs, suffering from traumatic brain injury or PTSD — took part in "Soldiers to the Summit," a mission to climb Nepal's 20,000 foot Mt. Lobuche.
| October 26, 2012
Review: The Lucky One
Who knew that PTSD is the secret to an ideal boyfriend?
Scott Hicks's adaptation of the Nicholas Sparks bestseller
| April 20, 2012
Photos: Occupy Boston protesters rally with unions, veterans, and more
Occupy Boston protesters march alongside Veterans for Peace, as well as other activist groups such as Jobs with Justice and the AFL-CIO, at Downtown Crossing on October 13, 2011.
Downtown Crossing | October 13, 2011
| October 14, 2011
Pingree advocates for raped veterans, gets results
The Department of Veterans' Affairs is taking steps to ensure that military sexual-assault and rape survivors have less of a hard time getting the benefits they deserve, according to US Representative Chellie Pingree, who represents Southern Maine in W
Clearing red tape
| July 15, 2011
Former congressman Tom Andrews on Veterans Day
Former Maine congressman Tom Andrews has a post today on the Huffington Post that sheds light on a fascinating idea that could help hundreds of...
| November 11, 2010
Veterans For Peace march in parade without incident
Maine Veterans For Peace representatives were allowed to march in Portland's Veterans Day parade this year, after a brief round of phone calls (including to...
| November 11, 2010
Obama's Afghanistan promise
This is a totally different war, guys.
| July 30, 2010
Worse than Afghanistan
At almost the same moment that Rolling Stone was reordering the political landscape with its devastating profile of the now-resigned Afghanistan commander General Stanley McChrystal, a smaller, lesser-known political monthly, The American Conservative
Mainstream media flunks again
| July 02, 2010
or VA Clinic Moving ForwardDemocratic Representative Mike Michaud annouced funding for a new veterans clinic in Bangor today. According to a press release, "the new...
| August 25, 2009
Focusing on Female Vets
House Prepares to Pass Bills to Help Togus VA Medical Center; Improve Care for Women VeteransJust go...
| June 23, 2009
Racist Fletcher, Babies, McG, MRTPQ and WTF
Fletcher apologised this morning, sorta, for "racists" comments, we find out if the ...
| May 21, 2009
Gulf War vet 'saved' by Phoenix article
Yesterday, we published "Soldiers Committing Suicide," by Jason Notte, and just hours later, Mike Fitzgerald left our Portland editor a voicemail saying he's experiencing the same things a man described in the story had.
Portland Marine Corps vet shares his heart-wrenching story
| March 13, 2009
What's 5000 veterans among friends?
In their Veterans Day messages today, Governor John Baldacci and Congresswoman-elect Chellie Pingree...
| November 11, 2008
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