The Board and Staff of
Citizen Soldier mourn the passing of
founder and director
We are assessing how to go forward
but the work will continue.
The War Comes Home:
TRAUMA & ITS AFTERMATH
On October 6, 2012 Citizen Soldier again organized a national conference for service members, veterans,
family members, and helping professionals.
View highlights from veteran and wives's testimony about the impact of PTSD at our Colorado Springs conference, October 6, 2012.
View coverage of our PTSD Conference, held February 4, 2012 in Tacoma, Washington.
View TV coverage
View testimony, Part I
View testimony, Part II
View testimony, Part III
[download pdf ]
The Forever War
By Dexter Filkins
Reviewed by Robert Stone
by Phil Klay
Recovering from Moral Injury after War.
The Problematic: Penny Lewis Repairs Some Misconceptions About the Vietnam War
LISTEN TO LIVE BROADCAST OF THE WINTER SOLDIER 2008 HEARINGS
Contract and You
The Facts; Your Rights
VOICES JOIN THOSE WHO HAVE SPOKEN OUT
AGAINST THE WAR IN IRAQ
"Somehow profiting from tragedy and horror is
PAT TILLMAN'S BROTHER
BREAKS HIS SILENCE
stop this war before more are killed."
Father of Lance Cpl. Edward "Augie" Schroeder II
Laments His Son's Senseless Death
"…if there's anything I could be guilty of, it
is my beliefs. I am guilty of believing this war is illegal. I'm guilty
of believing war in all forms is immoral and useless, and I am guilty
of believing that as a service member I have a duty to refuse to participate
in this war.
"Despite my efforts, I have been unable to get clear, consistent
answers from my leadership about what constitutes lawful and humane
treatment of detainees"
because it is illegal."
Antiwar support at
Different Drummer Café
Vets organize GI coffeehouse outside
Different Drummer Cafe
"Residents seemed eager to
embrace the marchers' dual message:
bring our soldiers back and provide them with
quality health care when they get home."
An Antiwar March Through Towns Unused to One
By Michelle York, The New York Times
North Country Walk to Ft Drum Festival A Success
By Tod Ensign