disabilities

Global Politics

Soldiering On, Part I

In the first of this two part series, Soldiering On, The World's Katy Clark visits a pilot program in Jacksonville, Florida that helps disabled Veterans from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan re-enter society with the help of education and work-training.

Lifestyle & Belief

Away game in Afghanistan

Jess Markt is a member of the New York Rolling Knicks, a wheelchair basketball franchise team. He recently returned from a trip to Afghanistan, and he speaks with anchor Marco Werman about the conditions and coaching players there.

Global Politics

US veterans ?denied benefits'

Thousands of soldiers who served in Iraq and Afghanistan are reportedly being denied military medical benefits. Over the last few years, investigative journalist Joshua Kors has been writing about the care American servicemen and women receive.

Lifestyle & Belief

Treating blindness in Africa

Health problems the afflict the world's poor have received unprecedented attention in recent years. But medical workers who focus on lesser known diseases say their efforts remain as difficult as ever. On PRI's The World.