Combat Veteran: The Media Has It Wrong. We Are Not Defined By Suicides and PTSD



“We call it like suicide porn. If you see veterans in the news, nine times out of ten it is something about PTSD or suicide and we are more than that.” Derek Weida served in the Army’s elite 82nd Airborne Division on three tours of duty. Being a soldier was his life. Until a firefight led to the amputation of his leg and he was medically discharged. Weida’s darkness was deep, until he turned it all around. Now he inspires millions to #neversettle

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