icon-email icon-facebook icon-linkedin icon-print icon-rss icon-search icon-stumbleupon icon-twitter icon-arrow-right icon-email icon-facebook icon-linkedin icon-print icon-rss icon-search icon-stumbleupon icon-twitter icon-arrow-right icon-user Skip to content

A Changed Life

A Changed Life

"The Vietnam War didn't change my perspective on authority, but it did change my perspective on life. I came out of service very, very angry and with a bad attitude. But I eventually matured and learned how to channel those feelings into positive things." - Richard Bensen

Richard Bensen, a Vietnam War veteran, lives in Garner, North Carolina.

See More Contributions

Latest Stories

Choosing Senior Living
Choosing Senior Living
Love Old Journalists

Our Mission

To amplify the voices of older adults for the good of society

Learn More

News & Opinion from Senior Correspondents Across the Globe