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The Stigma of PTSD Is Keeping Veterans Unemployed

“Well, do you have PTSD?” The first few times Robert Ballis heard this question during a job interview, he answered with another question: “Why does…

How to Set Off Fourth of July Fireworks Without Being an Asshole to Veterans With PTSD

This Fourth of July, one thing we can all agree on, regardless of political affiliation, is that it’s a good idea to show some appreciation…

The Seltzer Wars Are Here — Which Side Are You On?

Seltzer, once a beverage that compelled no obsessive acclaim nor stubborn rebuke, is now a cultural battleground. We are known by our preference for one…

War Is All About the Male Impulse to Reproduce

In the Western world at least, war — and the violence that comes with it — is portrayed as the last possible resort, and the culmination of economic, social…