From Combat to the Classroom
In this documentary clip, Dr. Jill Biden, the Vice President’s wife, comes to the Marine Corps Base at Camp LeJeune, North Carolina, the largest such base on the East Coast, to learn about and praise the unique educational partnership between the Marines, Coastal Carolina Community College, and the University of North Carolina, Wilmington, NC. I was one of the reporters who questioned Dr. Biden. RT: Half hour.
The Wounded Come Home
New armor, battlefield hospitals and medical advances in Afghanistan and Iraq account for the highest survival rates of any American war. But the wounded also suffer from some of the most vicious injuries ever. This is the story of one combat Marine and his decision to join the Marine Corps, the wounds he suffered, and his heroic attempt at normalization. RT: Half hour.