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http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/08/military-veterans-writing-project-special-operations-bin-laden-083112w/ Spec ops troops drop vets writing project By Andrew Tilghman - Staff writer Posted : Friday Aug 31, 2012 11:05:10 EDT Several special operations troops have withdrawn from a Washington-based veterans writing group for fear that they will raise the ire of their fellow black operators. “We had three special operators that were contributing to our journal, and they all backed out this week,” said Ron Capps, founder and director of the Veterans Writing Project, a nonprofit group that offers free writing classes to combat veterans and publishes their work in a quarterly literary review called “O-Dark-Thirty.” Related Reading Special ops chief to troops: Pipe down (Aug. 24) DoD may take legal action against SEAL author (Aug. 30) Capps said the withdrawals came after ...

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