For Veterans Day 2017, Truthdig revisits a 2005 photo essay by Zuade Kaufman on American veteran, anti-war activist and writer Ron Kovic.
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The whistleblower attended the 2016 American Civil Liberties Union SoCal dinner via video stream to honor actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who played Snowden in the Oliver Stone film "Snowden," as well as to tell Americans, "When systems fall, when things break down people remain Don't be afraid of what comes next Be ready".
Truthdig Publisher Zuade Kaufman, Managing Editor Eric Ortiz, Editorial Assistant Emma Niles and Communications Coordinator Sarah Wesley discuss the week's political news.
Journalists from press clubs around the United States selected the finalists, and winners will be announced June 26 in downtown Los Angeles.
The Truthdig columnist was honored Sunday night for his column "The Last Days of Tomas Young," which "sharply skewers a VA system that failed to aid the very people it’s meant to serve.”
UPDATE: Truthdig is a finalist for 14 Los Angeles Press Club awards, including best website.
Global Voices: Truthdig Women Reporting contributor Zubeida Mustafa, whose piece "How the Women of Pakistan Cope With War, Honor Killings and Prejudice" inaugurated the project in June, speaks about an advantage female journalists have over males and the necessity of humility in reporting.