Tag Archives: trauma

Dying vet’s ‘fuck you’ letter to George Bush & Dick Cheney needs to be read by every American

To: George W. Bush and Dick Cheney From: Tomas Young I write this letter on the 10th anniversary of the Iraq War on behalf of my fellow Iraq War veterans. I write this letter on behalf of the 4,488 soldiers and Marines who died in Iraq. I write this letter on behalf of the hundreds […]

Malian women make their voices heard: emergency aid, participation in the peace process, and justice for all

A young forcibly displaced woman rests in a room in Bamako. She suffered mental and physical trauma after being kidnapped by armed men and raped near her home in the Timbuktu region in April. Photo credit: UNHCR / H. Caux Our women have been beaten, raped, whipped, forced into polygamous marriages, and who knows what […]