Eye on Veterans

Eye on Veterans

Eye on Veterans

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
Each week, Navy veteran and Journalist Phil Briggs looks at life from the military veteran's perspective. From topics like treating PTSD, TBIs with marijuana and psychedelics to pushing Congress to pass better laws. Plus, we hear dramatic stories from combat vets, discover job openings, and meet celebrity actors, athletes, and musicians
  1. May 07, 2021
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    Veteran Staffing Network can find jobs for vets righ…
    Way more than just a job board, Army veteran David Muir Jr. explains how VSN can place veterans directly into their next career.
  2. May 07, 2021
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    Serving Together Project: They can help vets with ev…
    Ann Mazur, CEO of Every Mind, explains how the Serving Together Project is dedicated to helping all vets with employment, food, shelter, mental health … they can even get you a computer.
  3. May 07, 2021
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    Blue Star Families: Survey, support, and family fun
    Julie Riggs, DC Region Chapter Director shares how they support our military, veterans, and spouses with unique programs including national parks and museums.
  4. May 07, 2021
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    Corporate jobs at Uber and the vet who is hiring
    Army vet Michael Pett has been outside the wire. Now he’s trying to bring his fellow vets inside the corporate team at Uber. They're hiring for way more than just drivers.
  5. April 30, 2021
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    Warrior: Doc Springer’s new book confronts our menta…
    Acclaimed psychologist Shauna “Doc” Springer gets real about the mental health crisis in America and how we should be treating veterans.
  6. April 23, 2021
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    Toxic Revengers: Jon Stewart and Rosie Torres fight…
    How the celebrity activist and BurnPits 360 founder are kicking Congress to pass the bill that will help IRQ AFG veterans right now. See Warfighter 2021 to learn more and join the fight!
  7. April 16, 2021
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    Perfectly Wounded: SEAL was shot 27 times … and surv…
    Retired SEAL Mike Day shares this miraculous combat story in his book “Perfectly Wounded” and the power of the human spirit within us all.
  8. April 16, 2021
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    VSO Fighter: Helping vets get what they deserve
    Army veteran Jane Babcock, Retired Veteran Service Officer, explains how they’re VA claims experts and will fight to get vets the benefits they deserve.
  9. April 09, 2021
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    Veteran cannabis documentary “Outlaws to In-Laws”
    California legalized weed, but many vets still need help. Filmmaker Matt Grimshaw and MedVets founder “Big Jake” Lawrence travel into the notorious Emerald Triangle to bring vets these meds
  10. April 09, 2021
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    HELP WANTED: Hire Heroes USA Job Fair
    CEO Andrew Sandoe talks Virtual Career Fair for Government Employers and Contractors on Thursday, April 15
  11. April 02, 2021
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    Small Biz Commando: How to find a franchise, be your…
    Former Green Beret Dan Lorenz is now helping veterans find financial freedom and a life they love.