CBS Eye on Veterans | Racism, High Treason and O2O for a new career

Eye on Veterans
June 12, 2020 - 2:05 pm
The Marine Rapper talks Racism, Veteran/Author Sean McFate shares his new thriller “High Treason” and Brian Collins tells how “Onward to Opportunity” launched his career

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Find your next career with O2O  

Army veteran Brian Collins from The Institute for Veterans and Military Families talks about how he found a career through IVMFs “Onward to Opportunity” veteran transition training program.

Army veteran Brian Collins had his back against the wall. After an unexpected medical retirement left him jobless and running out of time, he turned to Syracuse University's Institute for Veterans and Military Families for help. In our interview, Collins shares how IVMFs “Onward to Opportunity” veteran career training program gave him the skills he needed to land on his feet.

Star-Spangled Banger

Marine Corps combat veteran Raymond Lott aka “The Marine Rapper”, shares his thoughts on the current racial protests

Marine Corps combat veteran Raymond Lott aka “The Marine Rapper”, shares his thoughts on the current racial protests and we talk about how his song “Star Spangled Banger” captures today’s emotions, despite being recorded years ago.   

To hear our full interview check out The Connecting Vets Report podcast

"High Treason" hides truth inside fiction

Army veteran, former CIA contractor and foreign policy expert Sean McFate discusses his latest novel, “High Treason”

America comes under attack, the VP is killed in an explosion and Washington, D.C. is about to descend into chaos! That's just the opening of Army veteran Sean McFate's latest thriller "High Treason". The former paramilitary contractor and foreign policy expert opens up about how some of the darkest parts of this story are taken from things that covert contractors really do -- and he knows because he's done them.  

Check out "High Treason" here.

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