Veterans

Eoin Higgins, staff writer
CodePink activists Ariel Gold and Medea Benjamin protesting Sunday at the Kennedy Center's exhibition of former President George W. Bush's art.
"Why are we celebrating the guy who took these people to war?"
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A vet for peace walks during a parade
"How has serving impacted you?" the Army asked. The responses poured in.
Isaac Arnsdorf, ProPublica
A view from the water of President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida.
In a court filing, government lawyers argued that a Watergate-era sunshine law...

Further

Even as a new report calls for ending a war on drugs with "enormous negative outcomes and collateral damage,” Congress has rejected an amendment to a veterans' funding bill to allow VA doctors in medical marijuana states to discuss pot - not prescribe it or provide it but suggest it - to treat PTSD and other ills they got serving the country that is now denying them what "a mountain of evidence" says is their best treatment. The close 222–195 vote suggests the tide is turning, but not quickly...