This edition: Military PromisesTweet
Original tape date: March 16, 2017.
First aired: March 16, 2017.
This short film explores the mental health effects of a young man’s experience in the US Navy. Brian, who was recruited into the US Navy with offers of the opportunity for a college education, has spent two years sweeping the decks of ships. He has not had the opportunity to attend college classes. The morale on his ship has reached a point where two sailors have already attempted suicide. What can he do?