One Million Steps: A Marine Platoon At War

Bing West was recently profiled on CBS Sunday Morning. The author of a series of books on Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan, West is a Marine combat veteran and later served in the Defense Department. He was imbedded with troops in various war zones, including Afghanistan, which is the backdrop for One Million Steps. The opposite … More One Million Steps: A Marine Platoon At War

Not Alone

More than once we hear that someone has died alone. The awfulness of that is chilling to the bone. A news report brought this to my attention, a Vietnam Veteran with no family and few friends, left this life with no one noticing, no one to care. According to the story, 77-year-old Peter Turnpu, of … More Not Alone