An estimated 25 million U.S. veterans are living and more than 650,000 men and women have died in battle while serving in the military. People across Houston are honoring the armed forces and all those who have fought or died in wars this Veteran’s Day. Houston Public Radio’s Laurie Johnson produced this audio soundscape of the downtown Houston celebration and parade.
Laurie is a native Houstonian who started her career at Houston Public Media in 2002. Laurie has covered a wide variety of topics for HPM, including the crash of the Space Shuttle Columbia, Hurricanes Katrina and Ike, and numerous elections. She is a frequent contributor to NPR and has been...