A Marine special operator’s fragmented legacy: Blast, impact, trauma, and everything that comes after

“Traumatic brain injury is an ‘invisible wound’ I’ve suffered 17 times.”

Source: Task & Purpose
Published: May 7, 2021
Length: 17 minutes (4,272 words)

The Recruiters: Searching For The Next Generation Of Warfighters In A Divided America

Ride along with members of the U.S. Army’s Mid-Atlantic Recruiting Battalion to see the frontlines of recruitment, in person and on social media, and how the military is working to eliminate unethical recruiting practices.

Source: Task & Purpose
Published: Nov 28, 2017
Length: 40 minutes (10,051 words)

The Rise And Fall (And Rise) Of ‘Marines United’

Marines United, a private Facebook group for vets and active military personnel that shared revenge porn and rape threats between news stories and image macros, was reported again and again for violating community standards. But like a many-headed-hydra, every time it was killed it would rise up again.

Source: Task & Purpose
Published: Mar 16, 2017
Length: 22 minutes (5,600 words)