Full video of every panel.
Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Alfred Rascon: "I was not trying to be a hero. I was trying to be a medic." #hero12— Hero Summit (@HeroSummit) November 15, 2012
Hanible on serving as a mother: "I missed [my daughter], but at the same token… I needed to do this for [her]." #hero12— Hero Summit (@HeroSummit) November 15, 2012
Ford Sypher: "When people say thank you for your service it's always awkward. I turn around and say 'No, thank you.'" #hero12— Hero Summit (@HeroSummit) November 15, 2012
Anthony Emanuele on recruiting: "Right now, with the economy, the military is appealing." #hero12— Hero Summit (@HeroSummit) November 15, 2012
Emanuele on the appeal of the military: A place "where you can actually save some one's life and see the impact of that." #hero12— Hero Summit (@HeroSummit) November 15, 2012
.@ericgreitens: "Most wounded soldiers say they want to return to their units when they recover."— Hero Summit (@HeroSummit) November 15, 2012
Sypher on future of military: "As long as we continue to honor the legacy of those who served… I think that we are set for success" #hero12— Hero Summit (@HeroSummit) November 15, 2012
The Hero Summit, Nov. 14 and 15 in Washington, D.C., is an invitation-only theatrical-journalism event that will be streamed live at the Daily Beast. We will hear powerful stories from active and retired members of our military, as well as from historians and writers who have written about moral and physical courage under fire. Read the agenda here, and check back for the latest updates.
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