10 Years Later: One Of The First Veterans To Stand Against The War In Iraq Is Paying The Ultimate Sacrifice

In 2007, a movie featuring Tomas Young, a young veteran from the Iraq War, won Best Documentary by the National Board of Review. This story will break your heart. Even more crushingly, Tomas is in hospice care now and is slowly dying from his injuries. WATCH:

How many more Tomas Youngs are out there?
Read more about Tomas’ current condition HERE.

Found on YouTube. Originally submitted by Jayne F.

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