The War Horse’s investigative reporting was recognized by the leading military reporters and editors association for “a detailed and compassionate telling of the impact rape had on the life and career of a young Marine. Working within the bounds of an ongoing legal proceeding and the constraint of traditional military culture, [The War Horse’s] story about mental illness is well sourced with family and colleagues.” The same month, executive director Thomas Brennan was selected as a 2021 scholar at the George W. Bush Institute. 

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