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Preventing Veteran Suicide

The blockbuster “American Sniper” may have stolen headlines, but another military film won big on Oscar night. The documentary short: “Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1″ chronicles the traumas endured by veterans, twenty-two of whom commit suicide every day. We’ll discuss the film and how to prevent tragedy when soldiers return home.

Adjusting to Civilian Life After Iraq

All troops will return to the United States after Iraq. What will they do? How will they adjust to civilian life? This hour we’ll talk with a reporter who’s spent time with Marines in Iraq and at Camp Pendleton. We’ll also hear about suicide prevention and special courts established for veterans.