This Memorial Day weekend, Truthdig republishes one of Vietnam War veteran Ron Kovic's reflections on the awful truth about war.This Memorial Day, Truthdig republishes one of Vietnam War veteran Ron Kovic's reflections on the awful truth about war.
Veterans Ron Kovic, Oliver Stone in Conversation with Robert Scheer
Ron Kovic-Born On The Of July (autobiographic book made into a film with Tom Cruise and the basis for Bruce Springsteen's Born In The USA album). Disabled Vietnam Vet returns home to the U. disillusioned about the war.
Born on the Fourth of July ( 1989 ) The biography of Ron Kovic. Paralyzed in the Vietnam war, he becomes an anti-war and pro-human rights political activist after feeling betrayed by the country he fought for.