Trauma and the True Cost of War

Mark Dust, one of Michael Shermer’s Ph.D. students and an Army veteran, appeared on Stossel with Brig. General Loree Sutton (ret.) to discuss the psychological impact of our protracted wars and occupations since 9/11. Dust blogs about the psychology of PTSD and his own experiences at

“As many as 1500 days exposed to hostile action.”

Watch the segment here.