Featured Must See: The Lionhearted Project Shares the Stories of 22 Veterans Candice Horner November 11, 2018 Join the Conversation With Veterans Day comes an onslaught of discount codes from retailers, social media posts thanking vets, and many proud parents and vets changing their profile pictures. It's only celebrated for one day and then quickly forgotten about, but there's so much that should be talked about for more than just one day. The Lionhearted Project and Safariland have done just that by spotlighting veterans in a genuine way. They produced a powerful 24-minute short film that gives you a raw glimpse into the realities many vets have faced and are still facing. The film is definitely worth the watch, as are the individual stories. The Lionhearted Project explains: Every day, an average of 22 veterans take their own life, yet this disquieting statistic is rarely noted by the media or our elected leaders. The Lionhearted project visits 22 veterans from the Army, Air Force, Marines and Navy while veteran artist, Shawn Ganther expresses their untold story through art. A 24-minute short film, and each individual art piece featuring a veteran’s combat story provides a digital channel for all Americans to celebrate these heroes. This storytelling spotlights each warriors’ experiences of courage, combat and comradery while in Afghanistan, Iraq and other active war zones. The video features interviews conducted veteran-to-veteran, as well as footage of both combat and their present-day home and work life. These individual art pieces depicting the personal war-time experiences of our surviving warriors will be created in the colors, Red, White and Blue. The final artwork creates a 6-foot long, 350-pound mosaic of the American flag. This tribute to veterans’ stories will live forever enshrined at the National Veterans Art Museum so that their loyal self-sacrifice may become, and remain, a source of our national pride. Watch the full film here: To learn more about The Lionhearted Project, go to https://lionheartedfilm.com/ Check out the individual stories from the veterans featured in The Lionhearted Project: Explore RECOILweb:RECOIL Issue #36Preview - 1911 FaceoffAnd the Horse We Rode In OnAccelerated Freefall Program NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.