Hollywood takes up veteran causes with ‘Got your six’ effort

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A group of major media companies, talent agencies and unions are teaming up with 24 nonprofit organizations aimed at building awareness of issues of military veterans – employment, housing and education, said the Los Angeles Times.

The initiative is being called, “Got Your Six,” which is the military’s way of saying, “I’ve got your back.”

The effort includes a widespread campaign by celebrities, and an overall effort at portraying military veterans in a more positive light in movies and on television.

Read more at the Los Angeles Times.