David J. Morris
David J. Morris

David J. Morris is a former Marine infantry officer and the author of The Evil Hours: A Biography of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder.

Medical Examiner
April 17 2014 4:04 PMWar Is Hell, and the Hell Rubs OffPTSD contributes to violence. Pretending it doesn’t is no way to support the troops.
Jurisprudence
Jan. 29 2009 12:53 PMCancel Water-Boarding 101The military should close its torture school. I know because I graduated from it.
Recycled
April 22 2009 12:20 PMCancel Water-Boarding 101The military should close its torture school. I know because I graduated from it.
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March 6 2015 8:08 AM The Man Who Discovered Thiamin Today, we take vitamin B1 for granted. But it took a horrible, wasting disease—and lots and lots of chickens—for scientists to discover it.