Eliot Yasumura served as a rifleman with 3rd Battalion 1st Marines on three deployments to Iraq between 2003-2006. He received his B.A. at Pitzer College, double majoring in Religion, Politics, & Global Violence and International & Intercultural Studies. After a year in Indonesia on a Fulbright Research Grant, he received his M.A. in Conflict, Security & Development at King’s College London. He is currently an MFA candidate at Art Center College of Design.
Recent articles from Eliot Yasumura
For Some, The End Of A Combat Deployment Is The Start To Another War At Home
For many service members returning home from combat, the dust clearing on the battlefield is merely the beginning to another, more insidious war.