If the army was really "America's army," would Presidents and generals dare send soldiers on unending, unachievable, often morally bankrupt missions? Bacevich doesn't think so.
Are we comfortable enjoying the wealth and power of this country, relying the protection of this one percent army?
Does the wealth and power of the country rely on the power of the U.S. military? Or, perhaps, not so much as we are taught to assume?
I don't have answers, but I think it respects veterans to ask the questions.
This post was queued up before I left for Bhutan.