Garett Reppenhagen is the Executive Director of Veterans For Peace. He is the son of a Vietnam Veteran and grandson of two World War II Veterans. He served in the U.S. Army as a Cavalry/Scout Sniper in the 1st Infantry Division. Garett completed a deployment in Kosovo on a 9-month peace-keeping mission and a combat tour in Baquaba, Iraq.
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Monday, November 11, 2019
Reclaiming Armistice Day
Today, as many narratives swirl around veterans and the military, I am reminded how much work is still needed to “unlearn” the toxic narratives that have been ingrained into our subconscious as a society. Engrained messages and societal norms that we must unlearn tell us that a man must behave a...