United States Vietnam war veterans demand PTSD justice


I know how he feels. I was there trying to help them … get better.
IMHO …. the VA is overwhelmed and can’t address all of these issues. They may say they are, but they aren’t. Should it only be the VA? What about other agencies ….

Dear Kitty. Some blog

This video from the USA says about itself:

Interview with Ronald – a Homeless Vietnam Veteran with PTSD

I interviewed Ronald Frankford in front of the New Orleans Mission shelter on April 7, 2010. Ronald was wounded in Vietnam in 1969 and won several medals for his service. He has since suffered from Posttramatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and had been homeless for the past 12 years. He shared some of his story with me which sadly has too much in common with so many Veterans in America today.

From daily The Morning Star in Britain:

Stress disorder veterans seek justice over army discharge

Tuesday 4th February 2014

Five Vietnam veterans and three veterans organisations are suing the army, the navy and the air force.

Vietnam war veterans filed a federal suit seeking judgement that the US military had failed post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) victims.

They charged that the…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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