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.
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