Will Griffin is a former US Army Paratrooper who served in both Iraq and Afghanistan. Upon his separation from the military in 2010, he has since become an antiwar activist and member of Veterans For Peace. His writings and film can be found at www.thepeacereport.com
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Sunday, October 30, 2016
After Two Wars, Standing Rock is the First Time I Served the American People
I was in Iraq when President Bush announced the “surge” in January 2007. I was in Afghanistan when President Obama announced the “surge” in December 2009. But it wasn’t until I visited Standing Rock in October 2016 when I actually served the American people. This time, instead of fighting for...