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Florida Matters Town Hall: Disabled Veterans

Steve Newborn
WUSF's Carson Cooper, disabled veteran J.R. Martinez and filmmaker Ric Burns.

"Debt of Honor: Disabled Veterans in American History" airs this month on PBS stations across the country, and on WUSF-TV on Sunday, Nov. 22 at 7 p.m.

On Nov. 5, WUSF hosted a town hall discussion at USF Tampa’s College of Public Health, featuring filmmaker Ric Burns and disabled veteran J.R. Martinez. This week on Florida Matters (Tuesday, Nov. 10 at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 15 at 7:30 a.m.), we bring you that conversation, along with questions from the audience.

Miss the broadcast? Listen to the show here.


Lottie Watts is our Florida Mattersproducer, and she also covers health and health policy for.
Carson Cooper has become a favorite of WUSF listeners as the host of "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 since he took the job in 2000. Carson has worked in Tampa Bay radio for three decades.