Obama was at FT Hood today for a memorial for victims of last weeks tragedy. He also visited just after the FT Hood Shooting in 2009. Under the Hood Cafe community member and an active duty soldier at the time, Mike Kern, was stationed in the Warrior Transition Unit (WTU) due to the PTSD [...]
Under the Hood Cafe and Outreach Center has issued the following statement:
We at Under the Hood Cafe and Outreach Center are heartbroken by Wednesday’s shooting at Fort Hood. Our community is hurting: the wounds of previous traumas have again been ripped open for many in the military community here in Killeen. Our utmost concern is for the [...]
After nearly three weeks on the road, the GI Coffeehouse West Coast Tour has finished its journey! We at Under the Hood had the honor of joining our sister organizations, Coffee Strong (Lakewood, Washington) and the Clearing Barrel GI Bar and Coffee House (Kaiserslautern, Germany), on a trip that took us from [...]
Representatives from KPFA94.1 came down to the San Jose Peace and Justice Center on the night before the Coffee House event at the same location. There were no other plans for Coffee House representatives on that day and one of our hosts,Phillip Pflager, Air Force Veteran and Veterans for Peace Member, was going [...]
Happy Valentines Day! The west coast is showing us some love on the West Coast Coffee House Tour which started yesterday. If you can’t make it out to any of those tour stops, you can still show your GI Coffee Houses some love.
Yesterday was the first stop of [...]