Sam Provance, a military intelligence sergeant who spoke out about the abuse in Abu Ghraib, another patriot who stood by his values...he told the truth as he saw it, in hopes that others could better understand what happened. Sam ended up getting screwed and largely forgotten in the mass of information about this war. But I know him - hell, his wife watched my baby daughter back in Heidelberg in 2004. This was a good troop, who deserved better from the Army.
Here's one he recently wrote about his return to civilian life:
Here's the story I wrote about him for the Stars and Stripes, shortly after the scandal broke:
Sam, I wish you the best of luck.