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Investing in Moral Repair, Part 3, by Ross Caputi*

This is part 3 of a 3 part series by Ross Caputi. Investing in Moral Repair, Part 1 Investing in Moral Repair, Part 2 There are good reasons why in her book Afterwar: Healing the Moral Wounds of Our Soldiers … Continue reading

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Investing in Moral Repair, Part 2, by Ross Caputi*

This is part 2 of a 3 part series by Ross Caputi.  See Investing in Moral Repair, Part 1 The common assumption that there is a military-civilian gap in our country is not totally unrelated to another conventional wisdom—that Vietnam … Continue reading

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Investing in Moral Repair, Part 1, by Ross Caputi*

I read Nancy Sherman’s book Afterwar: Healing the Moral Wounds of Our Soldiers (2015) as a veteran of the US-led occupation of Iraq and as a board-member of the Islah Reparations Project. The intuitive answer to my own moral injury … Continue reading

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American Sniper, Part 4

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by Guest Author Ross Caputi As shown in the first three segments of my review of American Sniper, there are many well-documented facts, crucial to understanding the American presence in Iraq, but none of them come through in American Sniper. … Continue reading

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