Wednesday 21 December 2011
Torture’s Other Victims: US Soldiers
by: Jason Leopold, Truthout | Video Interview
The Iraq war isn’t over.
For tens of thousands of soldiers returning from the battlefield, it never will be.
Some of these men and women will turn to alcohol and drugs to ease their mental injuries; some will end up homeless, unemployed and divorced. Some will commit suicide. Most will be forgotten.
That will be one of the lasting legacies of the nearly nine-year-long conflict.