HALIFAX – The definition of a single word — community — is at the heart of an unusual case involving a Canadian soldier seeking compensation to cover the $88,000 he lost on the sale of his home when the military forced him to move from Alberta in 2010. 607 more words
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If mental health help is there, why aren’t soldiers getting it?
Many of the soldiers Global News spoke with faced hurdles accessing help for their illnesses in times of crisis. 1,690 more words
Less money to help veterans, more to remember them
The federal government is cutting services for veterans even as it ramps up spending on a publicity program to honour them. 614 more words
Is the New Veterans Charter working?
“I submit publicly and for the record that the Veterans Charter failed us.”
- Thomas MacEachern, widower of Cpl. Leona MacEachern… 1,076 more words