Chittenango http://waer.org en Human Side of War in Iraq Focus of New Book by Veteran at CNY Vets Center http://waer.org/post/human-side-war-iraq-focus-new-book-veteran-cny-vets-center <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>It took Iraq War veteran John Ready of Oneida almost ten years to write about the experiences he went through as part of a civil affairs unit. &nbsp;But he decided to chronicle the strange, sometimes funny and poignant happenings and thoughts in his book, <a href="http://www.soldierpress.com/iraq-war-memoir-mike-haynie-veterans/">"Does My Suicide Vest Make Me Look Fat?: A Soldier's Year in Iraq." </a>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 16:59:49 +0000 Chris Bolt 11790 at http://waer.org Human Side of War in Iraq Focus of New Book by Veteran at CNY Vets Center Day 5 of Canal Ride Takes Tour To Birthplace of the Erie, Other Familiar Place to CNYers http://waer.org/post/day-5-canal-ride-takes-tour-birthplace-erie-other-familiar-place-cnyers <p>Rome wasn't built -- or bicycled to -- in a day.&nbsp; So after five days of riding, the 500+ cyclists that came to Syracuse&nbsp; Wednesday made camp at Fort Stanwyx Thursday.&nbsp; Thu, 11 Jul 2013 22:32:55 +0000 Chris Bolt 4862 at http://waer.org Day 5 of Canal Ride Takes Tour To Birthplace of the Erie, Other Familiar Place to CNYers