Guardian Angel Clarence with George Bailey

It’s a Wonderful Life and Veteran Suicide — We Need More Clarence’s

It’s that terrible/joyful holiday period when we push aside our pains and disappointments to join with the joy of the season and imagine a coming year full of wonders and possibilities.

Of those pains here in America, none is greater than that of the specter of suicide, especially those among our military veterans — now averaging 44 per day. 44 per day!!!

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Jerry Ashton

Navy Journalist veteran, co-creator of RIP Medical Debt and founder of Let’s Rethink This — here to take names and you-know-what.