Coming Home: The Enduring Sacrifice


Episode Info

Examining the economic and emotional difficulties many U.S. troops face upon returning home. Included: Maria Hinojosa reports on joblessness and homelessness among veterans who fought in Iraq or Afghanistan; Sebastian Junger discusses the need to help veterans scarred by their battle experiences. Also: essayist Marcos Villatoro on the similarities between an L.A. maid and her son, who's serving in Afghanistan: they both clean up messes left by others.