TIME has launched a new online platform #TIMEVets dedicated to veterans’ issues. Photographers with The Homecoming Project (THCP) helped kick off this new website. THCP is “a public service campaign that has collected more than 1,000 images contributed by various photographers to raise awareness about Iraq and Afghanistan veterans’ struggle to readjust to civilian life.”
In yesterday’s article, “12 Portraits that Illustrate the Pain and Joy of Returning to Civilian Life,” images by THCP photographers including Erin Trieb, Ed Kashi (VII) and Ashley Gilbertson (VII) among others, convey a multitude of powerful emotional perspectives of a veteran’s return to civilian life.
Read the full article and see more images here.