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Singing Through the Wounds of War

August 13, 2012 By Rebecca Gross Rehearsal for Fallujah. From l-r: Willy Miles-Grenzberg as “Lalo,” Nickolas Meyer as “Rocks,” Christopher Mayell as “Taylor,” and Ken Lavigne as “Philip.” Photo by Chad Galloway / Opus 59 Films / City Opera Vancouver When U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant (Ret) Christian Ellis returned from the Iraq War, his struggle […]

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The Art of Combat

The official United States Marine Corps YouTube channel, MARINES TV, posted a video highlighting the fascinating role of combat artist Sgt. Shawn Sales, an instructor at the Defense Information School at Fort Meade, MD, how the work of combat artists impact the Marine Corps. *Hat tip to the USMC and National Endowment for the Arts’ […]

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