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Author Sebastian Junger in a photo by photojournalist Tim Hetherington, who was killed covering conflict in Libya in 2011. (Photo via Town Hall Seattle)

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Why is it such a challenge for military veterans to readjust to civilian life? Author Sebastian Junger tackles this question in his new book "Tribe."

An American MV 22 Osprey flies over Okinawa. (Photo from Flickr by Ojo de Cineasta)

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Dozens of American military installments are packed onto the small Japanese island of Okinawa. Seattle should voice our opposition.

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The United States military took responsibility on Tuesday for the air strike that killed 22 people, including 12 staff, calling it a mistake.

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When traditional talk therapies fall flat, more and more Northwest military veterans suffering PTSD are turning to art therapy.

From left to right, Laune Torres, Rosie Dino, Elaine and Jill Mangiliman read a letter aloud to Jennifer Laude in mourning, authored by Katrina Pestano.

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Activists gathered Sunday in a vigil for a trans woman in the Philippines who was allegedly murdered by a U.S. marine stationed there.

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It might still be a nice place to vacation, but Thursday's military coup was the latest indicator of years of government disfunction in Thailand.

The author, with his Guam ID. (Photo by dåko'ta alcantara-camacho)

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For Washington's 9000-strong Chamorro community, getting hassled going into bars is just the tip of the warship.  I'm twenty-two this year and still very new...

A child surveys the damage to his family's house in Idlib, Syria after it was bombed by Assad warpalnes (Photo from Freedom House via Flickr)

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In his effort to appear strong and decisive on Syria, President Obama is missing a great opportunity. Update: President Obama announced in a speech Saturday that he...

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This Afghanistan veteran really, really wants you to like his company on Facebook. This week, former Army Ranger, social entrepreneur and Issaquah resident Matthew Griffin,...

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Ten years ago Fred Lundahl quit his job in the foreign service in protest of the Iraq invasion and started a new career running...

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How a couple of local veterans found out that rebuilding a war torn economy is almost as hard as fighting the war in the...

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Turns out you don't pack much for boot camp. When I asked Belindah Mumelo if I could hang out with her while she prepared to...