“The look of fear on the faces of these local policemen as we left our position is something I will never forget,” writes an Army veteran of Afghanistan.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Tagab-web.jpg10212100Corbin Chesleyhttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngCorbin Chesley2021-04-14 09:03:272021-04-14 09:03:27“Why Are You Leaving Now?”—a Rookie Afghan Policeman, a Combat Veteran, and a Shared Loss of Naivety
“There are a lot of Three Percenters on base, one soldier said.” Another asked “why we weren’t talking about Black Lives Matter or Antifa” in uniform?
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Capitol-web.jpg14002100Drew F. Lawrencehttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngDrew F. Lawrence2021-04-07 09:06:452021-04-07 11:14:55“Our Backgrounds Are Not Monolithic”—a Look Inside the Military’s Conversation About Extremism in Uniform
As a woman, I never knew if a soldier was approaching me to correct a crooked beret or to ask for my number,” writes an Army veteran of Fort Hood.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/candle-web.jpg7622000Bettina Hindeshttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngBettina Hindes2021-03-24 09:47:362021-03-24 09:47:36Becoming a Veteran After Choosing to Forget My Military Service at Fort Hood
Marriage counseling alongside soldiers from Special Operations Command was not what a military spouse imagined for her first trip to Europe.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/machi-potff1-web-crop.jpg10472100Vivienne Machihttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngVivienne Machi2021-03-17 09:07:302021-03-17 15:58:55Aperol Spritzes and Dreams of Post-Pandemic Biergartens in Lindau
“Reality sank in as we donned our combat gear in the ready room,” writes a former Army infantry officer. “In combat, do you ever really have control?”
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Infil-3-web.jpg14002100Matthew Haneshttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngMatthew Hanes2021-03-10 08:30:592021-03-10 08:32:54Infil: Where Two-Dimensional PowerPoints and Rock Talk Meet “Visceral Lethality”