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Posted/Updated: Friday, October 28, 2016 - 5:58pm
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Quaker House Publishes Book on Moral Injury  

Posted/Updated: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 5:57pm

Friends Journal Interview with Lynn and Steve Newsom, Quaker House Directors:  

To view click here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13sElgkMopI

Posted/Updated: Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 5:03pm

Being opposed to war doesn’t mean that Quakers aren’t supportive of soldiers. As Lenore Yarger puts it, “military members are also victims of war in their own way.”

The GI Rights Hotline:  QuakerSpeak Video
Posted/Updated: Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 5:08pm

If you claimed conscientious objector status, would a draft board believe you? Curt Torell of Quaker House has some tips for making sure they do: 

Conscientious Objector: QuakerSpeak Video

Posted/Updated: Friday, October 21, 2016 - 4:22pm

John Kiriakou joined the CIA out of a sense of patriotism and a desire to give back as instilled by his immigrant grand parents. Never did he expect that joining the chorus of people and organizations exposing the CIA's torture and extraordinary ren-ditions would lead to his being imprisoned, losing his pension, his career, financial ruin and indebtedness for nearly one million in legal defense bills. To view click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v2GbWGoIW6w

 

Posted/Updated: Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 12:35pm

Matthew Hoh: Recovering from the Darkness of PTSD and Moral Injury

Posted/Updated: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 5:49pm

An Op Ed in the Raleigh News and Observer, Veterans Day 2014

By Lenore Yarger, Our GI Rights Hotline Counselor

Veterans Day invites us to honor those risking their lives in the ongoing “war on terror.” Yet tragically many soldiers like SPC Cory Thomas survive combat only to find themselves abandoned by those who led them into war.

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