Over 70,000 people in Michigan served in the U.S. armed services during Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.
Michigan Radio’s Beyond the Battlefield
series takes a look at how post-9/11 veterans are faring. Beyond the Battlefield
features, interviews and online video profiles, exploring issues like employment, entrepreneurship, and reintegration into civilian life.
The series also looks at how Michiganders think state and federal governments are doing at addressing veterans' care, as well as the particular struggles female veterans encounter when returning home.