Category Archives: Head Injuries

Cripping Capitalism – Cheryl Green

Listen Friday, May 5, 2:30 pm PDT, KPFA radio Capitalism is about money.  Capitalism is about the 80% of disabled people who don’t have full time employment.  Capitalism is also about how we think.  Capitalism tells us it’s okay the … Continue reading

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Veterans Facing PTSD Together – Part 2

Listen (29 min) “The Invisible War,” a film about military sexual abuse of women, has been nominated for an Oscar for best documentary feature and one in five women in military service who have been the victim of sexual assault.   … Continue reading

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Veterans Facing PTSD Together – Part 1

Friday, December 21, 2:30 pm PST on KPFA They taught me that I could hurt somebody and I don’t want to hurt anybody. Veteran Jim Swasey. Four white Vietnam Vets, disabled by their military service, talk about PTSD.  They discuss … Continue reading

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“Tumor Boy” & “Healing Homes”

Friday, Dec 7, 2-3 pm PST 94.1 fm or KPFA.org Head trauma and emotional trauma. . . this week we take a look. . . with hope and humor.  An hour-long fund drive special which begins 30 minutes early, at … Continue reading

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