Jake Whitney

Jake Whitney is a New York-based writer whose work has appeared in The Daily Beast, The New Republic, The San Francisco Chronicle and many other publications.
Health Care

Combating Moral Injury

For some veterans, guilt and shame can linger years after combat — and it’s not PTSD.

Aaron Throckmorton decided to join the military the day the Twin Towers fell. A standout high school linebacker at Midland Lee (of Friday Night Lights fame), Throckmorton quit his team that very afternoon. He doubled up on his schoolwork so … Read More