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Documentary: Battle at Home

Statistics suggest that until relatively recently the majority of soldiers in combat never fired their weapons. For most of us it is next to impossible to open fire on someone, so the military goes through great efforts to teach soldiers to become killers and to desensitize them. The products of these efforts are trigger-happy soldiers… Read More »

WTF Iraq – War photographer Ashley Gilbertson – Part 6/6

Part 6/6 – “Photographing Civilians.” Ashley Gilbertson photographs the war in Iraq for the New York Times. He talks about the invasion of Iraq, the battle for Falluja, the Marines he worked with, post-traumatic stress disorder, Iraqi civilians, and the future of photojournalism. His work is available in Whiskey Tango Foxtrot: A Photographer’s Chronicle of… Read More »

WTF Iraq – War photographer Ashley Gilbertson – Part 4/6

Part 4/6 – “The Marines Next to Me.” Ashley Gilbertson photographs the war in Iraq for the New York Times. He talks about the invasion of Iraq, the battle for Falluja, the Marines he worked with, post-traumatic stress disorder, Iraqi civilians, and the future of photojournalism. His work is available in Whiskey Tango Foxtrot: A… Read More »

Recovering From PTSD: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (P.2)

Recovering from PTSD can be very difficult. In this clip paul touches on a few techniques he has found useful when coaching iraq war and other veterans. By being present, and reminding one’s self that now is the only truth, one can help turn the tide of negative reflection/projection toward purpose and empowerment. www.paulchek.com www.chekinstitute.com… Read More »

Recovering From PTSD: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (P.1)

Recovering from PTSD can be very difficult. In this clip paul touches on a few techniques he has found useful when coaching iraq war and other veterans. By being present, and reminding one’s self that now is the only truth, one can help turn the tide of negative reflection/projection toward purpose and empowerment. www.paulchek.com www.chekinstitute.com… Read More »