Top 5 Veterans News: Jan. 21, 2018

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  1. Veterans deserve better than Army biopic ‘12 Strong’. A fascinating story from the days immediately after 9/11 is a natural for the big screen: In October 2001, a small task force of US Army Special Forces troops traveled to Afghanistan…

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  2. A Rising Twitter Star Who ‘Speaks For All Veterans’ Shares His Origin Story With T&P. If you intelligently follow national security issues on Twitter, you likely have come across @iAmTheWarax, a crusty fellow resembling John Bolton but fueled by brake fluid, humor, and rage.
  3. Veterans Crosby, Thornton highlight Penguins-Sharks game. When Sidney Crosby entered the NHL as an 18-year-old in 2005, veteran Joe Thornton started a season that featured a major turning point in his career. More than 12 years later, they’re still going strong.
  4. Former SEAL, Trump appointee resigns after comments disparaging veterans with PTSD. A Trump administration appointee resigned Thursday from the federal agency overseeing AmeriCorps after his past comments disparaging Muslims…
  5. Veterans behind bars: US jails set aside special cellblocks. The military veterans playing cards in the Albany County jail wear the same orange uniforms as everyone else, with “INMATE” printed down the legs.


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