Category Archives: Military Matters

Bumper Sticker Foolishness

fMany of us were in the streets in the late sixties, college kids against the war, but it was hard to be against the troops. Half the guys we all knew from high school were in Vietnam, old friends, and … Continue reading

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When Calling in the Professionals Makes Things Worse

There’s that old A. E. Housman poem, the one published in the London Times in 1917 on the third anniversary of the First Battle of Ypres, Belgium, the “Epitaph on an Army of Mercenaries” – These, in the day when … Continue reading

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