Camilo E. Mejia

In 2004, I was sentenced to twelve months in a U.S. Army jail because I refused to go back to Iraq. Even then, I knew that our military presence there was fueling a national resistance, while boosting terrorism across the world. And I knew ... more

Oct 4, 2006 7:13 PM Op-Eds

A veteran of the Iraq War addresses potential recruitsJuly 7, 2005 I'd like to tell young people what awaits them if they join the military and go to Iraq. more

Jul 7, 2005 1:01 PM Dispatches