Saturday, August 20, 2011
Posted by Bill Corcoran at 6:36 PM
Less than one percent of the American population is now serving in any branch of the United States military.
That is not right and it is not fair.
If we are going to continue to get into wars around the world, we are going to have to re-instate the military draft.
Read here who is now carrying most of the burden:
Posted by Bill Corcoran at 10:59 AM
For four years, thousands of British servicemen fought with the Taliban for the district of Sangin - the most violent part of Afghanistan. When they withdrew in 2010, control was handed over to American Marines. The Americans decided to abandon a lot of this hard-won land and now have to fight for it all over again.
Posted by Bill Corcoran at 3:49 AM