Landmark court decision extends Agent Orange presumption to veterans who served in ‘territorial waters’ of Vietnam
Early yesterday the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit struck down the VA’s policy o...
Congress takes steps to expand burn pit research efforts
Veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are becoming increasingly concerned that exposure to...
Procopio: Agent Orange and the blue water Navy
On December 7, 2018, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit is scheduled to hear oral ar...
Burn Pits and the VA: The Impact of the Department of Labor’s Landry Decision on Disability Claims Pending Before VA
For the first time, a federal agency recognized that exposure to burn pits used at a US military ...
Will VA Appeals Reform Reduce Wait Times for Veterans?
There is no denying that the VA appeals process is in need of reform. As of 2016, veterans wait, ...
VA drags its feet on expanding Agent Orange Presumptive List
In order to prevail on a claim for VA disability benefits, a veteran must be able to demonstrate ...
When the Veterans Health Administration commits medical negligence
While many of us think of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs as a single entity, its functio...
Through the VA’s looking glass: Are you a veteran?
The word veteran means a lot of things to a lot of different people. Growing up, I never gave muc...
Report from Government Accountability Office addresses the VA’s backlog bogeyman
The backlog. The backlog of pending claims for veterans’ disability benefits has become th...
The right of veterans to choose their own advocates
The United States government provides a panoply of entitlement programs for its citizens, many of...
The Staab Case: The tension between Congressional mandate and funding of veterans’ benefits
On a Friday afternoon in late February, the US Department of Veterans Affairs filed a motion with...
Filing a claim for PTSD: The basics
As a former rating specialist for the US Department of Veterans Affairs, I can tell you first han...
The Bolduc Brief: The Liability of Truth: Consequences of Speaking Honestly in a World of Lies2
SOF Pic of the Day: From Geo’s Private Stash- DELTA Teams in Panama3
SOF Pic of the Day: From Geo’s Private Stash-DELTA Candidate, ‘Lost and Whipped’4
Delta Operator George Hand Addresses Homelessness in America: Meet the Incidental Man5
Combat Camera: Afghanistan – Intense Close Air Support
Russian Military Strategy Unveiled: Scorched Earth Tactics at Nova Kakhovka Dam
Denmark Ramps Up Defense Spending By Threefold Over Next Decade
China Rejects High-Level Military Dialogue with US, Deepening Geopolitical Tensions
SOFREP Cartoon: Drones Attack Russia In A Taste Of Their Own Medicine
The Balkans at a Crossroads: Examining the Complexities of Kosovo’s Unilateral Actions
SOFREP Stands With Our Brothers Who Demand Responsibility for ‘Disastrous’ Afghan Departure
Adam Brown: A SEAL’s Life of Courage and Redemption
Complete List: Ticonderoga-class Missile Cruisers To Retire By 2027
Nuclear Close Calls That Nearly Caused World War III
Russian Sausage Millionaire and Putin Critic Falls to His Death in India
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