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Air Force Times
Women veterans take key roles at the party conventionsneed to address is that when people think of veterans, they don’t think of wome
Women veterans take key roles at the party conventions
Air Force Times / Posted yesterday
need to address is that when people think of veterans, they don’t think of women,” said Allison Jaslow, chief of staff at Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America. “Until we break through that wall, we’re still going to have a challenge.” Both... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Vets fight back in constitutional battle over VA's firing of Sharon Helmanand authorities supporting the statute's constitutionality, or even considering
Vets fight back in constitutional battle over VA's firing of Sharon Helman
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
and authorities supporting the statute's constitutionality, or even considering less extreme remedies." The VFW, AMVETS, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America and other groups contend that the U.S. Court of Appeals lacks jurisdiction to hear... Read more
3d
AdWeek
Discovery Ad Sales Chief Joe Abruzzese to Retire After 46 Years in the Businessdo," mentioning his work on boards like the Family Reach Foundation, National K
Discovery Ad Sales Chief Joe Abruzzese to Retire After 46 Years in the Business
AdWeek / Posted 3 days ago
do," mentioning his work on boards like the Family Reach Foundation, National Kidney Foundation of Greater New York and the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America. "Who knows what 2017 holds?" said Abruzzese, who ruled out another ad sales... Read more
8d
Air Force Times
Trump veterans adviser won't apologize for saying Clinton should be shotTrump.” “This shows again that the Trump campaign is not serious about helping
Trump veterans adviser won't apologize for saying Clinton should be shot
Air Force Times / Posted 8 days ago
Trump.” “This shows again that the Trump campaign is not serious about helping America,” he said. Paul Rieckhoff , CEO of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans ‏of America, blasted both the timing and content of Baldasaro’s comments. “In light of recent... Read more
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10d
The Seattle Times
Baton Rouge and Dallas shooters were both veteransso had four of the eight officers who were killed, said Paul Rieckhoff, the fou
Baton Rouge and Dallas shooters were both veterans
The Seattle Times / Posted 10 days ago
so had four of the eight officers who were killed, said Paul Rieckhoff, the founder and chief executive officer of the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America. “The truth is that veterans are much more likely to be the rescuer than the... Read more
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11d
Daily Telegraph
Demands for OITNB to apologise over latest seasonprison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Demands for OITNB to apologise over latest season
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show “offensive.” Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatise veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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11d
The New Zealand Herald
Veterans want apology for latest season of Netflix show Orange is the New Blackprison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans want apology for latest season of Netflix show Orange is the New Black
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatise veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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11d
Adelaide Now
Demands for OITNB to apologise over latest seasonprison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Demands for OITNB to apologise over latest season
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show “offensive.” Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatise veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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11d
Herald Sun
Demands for OITNB to apologise over latest seasonprison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Demands for OITNB to apologise over latest season
Herald Sun / Posted 11 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show “offensive.” Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatise veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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11d
The Courier Mail
Demands for OITNB to apologise over latest seasonprison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Demands for OITNB to apologise over latest season
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show “offensive.” Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatise veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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11d
News.com.au
Demands for OITNB creators to apologise for latest seasonprison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Demands for OITNB creators to apologise for latest season
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show “offensive.” Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatise veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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12d
Denton Record-Chronicle
Veterans’ groups disturbed by fourth season of ‘Orange is the New Black’prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans’ groups disturbed by fourth season of ‘Orange is the New Black’
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show “offensive.” Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Veterans’ Groups Disturbed By ‘Orange is the New Black’prison , military veterans have been hired as guards. The Veterans of Foreign
Veterans’ Groups Disturbed By ‘Orange is the New Black’
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 12 days ago
prison , military veterans have been hired as guards. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show “offensive” while Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans. The veterans’ groups say they take issue... Read more
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13d
The Youngstown Vindicator
Veterans disturbed by ‘Orange is New Black’prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans disturbed by ‘Orange is New Black’
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show “offensive.” Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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13d
Detroit Free Press
Names+Faces: Katy Perry releases Olympics songprison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Names+Faces: Katy Perry releases Olympics song
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show “offensive.” Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
13d
AceShowbiz
'Orange Is the New Black' Angers Vets' Groups for Its Portrayal of Veteransprison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
'Orange Is the New Black' Angers Vets' Groups for Its Portrayal of Veterans
AceShowbiz / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars calls the show "offensive," Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America says it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans says the... Read more
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13d
Savannah Morning News
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
Savannah Morning News / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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13d
Daily Mail
Veterans' groups speak out against Orange is the New Black's portrayalway these characters talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Fore
Veterans' groups speak out against Orange is the New Black's portrayal
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
way these characters talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) called the show 'offensive'. Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America (IAVA) said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans... Read more
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13d
The Youngstown Vindicator
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison, military veterans have been hired as guards. The Veterans of Foreign W
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 13 days ago
prison, military veterans have been hired as guards. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive" while Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans. The veterans' groups say they take issue... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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13d
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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Newsmax
Veterans' Groups: 'Orange Is the New Black' Is 'Offensive'prison , military veterans have been hired as guards. The Veterans of Foreign
Veterans' Groups: 'Orange Is the New Black' Is 'Offensive'
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
prison , military veterans have been hired as guards. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive" while Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans. The veterans' groups say they take issue... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
KXXV Waco / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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FOX News
'Orange is the New Black' criticized for portrayal of veteransprison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
'Orange is the New Black' criticized for portrayal of veterans
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
Brandon Sun / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
WSMV Nashville / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of F
Veterans' groups disturbed by 'Orange is the New Black'
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
prison and the way they talk about their combat experiences. The Veterans of Foreign Wars called the show "offensive." Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America said it will further stigmatize veterans, and Disabled American Veterans said the... Read more
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22d
Air Force Times
Panel would create public-private health system for veteransVA health care system. The VA needs leadership, not management by committee," V
Panel would create public-private health system for veterans
Air Force Times / Posted 22 days ago
VA health care system. The VA needs leadership, not management by committee," VFW National Commander John Biedrzycki said. Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America released a statement saying it supports a public-private health care system but... Read more
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NBC News
For Military Vets with PTSD, 4th and Fireworks Can Be Nerve-Wrackingwho arrested him on firearms-related charges. "I was freaking out, like I was b
For Military Vets with PTSD, 4th and Fireworks Can Be Nerve-Wracking
NBC News / Posted 24 days ago
who arrested him on firearms-related charges. "I was freaking out, like I was back in Afghanistan." Jackie Maffucci of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, a leading authority on PTSD and veteran suicide, said while the public should be... Read more
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