On average, 20 service members and veterans die by suicide each day.
Normally Tom Purcell is a humor columnist. Not this time.
Like or dislike President Trump, in March he issued an executive order, the President’s Roadmap to Empower Veterans and End the National Tragedy of Suicide (PREVENTS). It requires government agencies to collect better research; establish better, more aggressive prevention methods; and collaborate with local-level organizations to get veterans the services they need.
Each of us can help, too.