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VIDEO: How the Wounded Come Back from War

War correspondent Ann Jones, author of "They Were Soldiers," and military scholar Andrew Bacevich, author of "Breach of Trust," discuss how wounded soldiers are treated by the American government after they leave the battlefield. The authors spoke at First Parish Church in Amherst, Massachusetts.
Panel on How the Wounded Come Back from War with Ann Jones and Andrew Bacevich

Ann Jones' books include Kabul in Winter and War Is Not Over When It's Over. Her writing has appeared in numerous publications, including TomDispatch.com and The Nation. For more information, visit annjonesonline.com.

Andrew Bacevich is the author of numerous books, including The New American Militarism and Washington Rules. He served for twenty-three years in the U.S. Army and is currently a history and international relations professor at Boston University.

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