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. October 22, 2021
    21 min
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    PBS premieres 4-part series “American Veteran”
    What is it like to be a veteran? A new four-part PBS series “American Veteran” answers the question brilliantly every Tuesday night Oct 26-Nov 16. Consulting producer, Army veteran, and award-winning journalist…
  2. October 22, 2021
    24 min
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    The life and legacy of Gen. Colin Powell
    After the death of General Colin Powell, we talked with author Dr. Jeffery Matthews about his life and legacy, documented in the book, “Colin Powell: Imperfect Patriot”. He shares a glimpse of how Powell's upbr…
  3. October 08, 2021
    39 min
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    Ambush in Africa, Army lies and a Goldstar widow's search for truth
    In her book “Sacrifice” Gold Star widow Michelle Black reveals the story of Staff Sgt. Bryan Black and the Special Forces mission in Niger that ended in tragedy. She reveals how Army officers pushed a false sto…
  4. October 08, 2021
    16 min
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    Mission Roll Call: Fighting Bureaucracy, Helping Vets
    Patrick Griffith is an Army combat vet and former EOD tech who served in Afghanistan. He now leads the veteran support organization, Mission Roll Call. He talked about how they’re fighting to ensure that menta…