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June 8, 2012

When are the wars over? When these headlines start showing up.

Suicides Eclipse War Deaths for U.S. Troops - NYTimes.com

Posted by gerardvanderleun at June 8, 2012 7:32 PM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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My take is part of why our military is demoralized is because they were not allowed to experience victory. Then, they return to a demoralized country, with few prospects for their future in a culture that does not truly value their sacrifice.

Posted by: stephen b at June 9, 2012 7:25 AM

When we start hanging a few of their bosses I'm sure the suicides will stop. Start at the top.

Posted by: I-RIGHT-I at June 9, 2012 8:37 AM

Multiple tours in a place where only the top clowns want us because they get the money. Restrictive ROE.
Nation building in a place that barely has a culture.

Come back to no job and a minimalist future because of the hackery in the White House.

Eating a bullet tastes better than that.

Posted by: Peccable at June 9, 2012 8:56 AM