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As the rightwing takes aim at Vietnam vets who are just plain worn-out, many have physical trauma.

They can't work anymore. So then they end up at home, alone in the dark with their demons. 

Now, a new generation of vets grip PTSD, and after making it out from the war, come home and kill them selves. 

Please watch this heart-breaking video, Death Because They Served. 

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Many Americans slap a bumper sticker on their cars proclaiming “I support the troops;” but too many vets wonder: Does anybody really give a f*ck? 

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Michael Leon is a writer living in Madison, Wisconsin. His writing has appeared nationally in The Progressive, In These Times, and CounterPunch. He can be reached at maleon64@yahoo.com.

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