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.

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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