Kyle Dykstra is a former paratrooper and forward observer with the 82nd Airborne Division, serving two deployments in eastern and southern Afghanistan. He previously has worked as a security protective specialist for the Bureau of Diplomatic Security in Iraq. Upon returning to the U.S., he completed his degree in terrorism and counterterrorism studies from Henley Putnam University and worked as a veterans outreach representative in his local congressional district.
Recent articles from Kyle Dykstra
Joni Ernst’s Veteran Mental Health Care Bill Isn’t The Solution Vets Need
The solution to mental health care for veterans shouldn't be to send them to the private sector.
There Are Some Important Questions We Need To Ask About The Fight Against ISIS
The question for the U.S. and other nations is how do we effectively combat ISIS’s ideology and chip away at its goals?
7 Tips For How To Interact With Your Congressional Office
You don’t have to use a congressional office for any casework issues, but if you do, this should provide you some ideas on how to be successful.
The 4 Military Stereotypes That War Movies Get Right
There are some military stereotypes that Hollywood seems to be getting right.