Parents who have daughters often say that teenage girls are very difficult. Why?
Judging from the many previous chapters in this series, this post will have relatively few hits -- and feature critical (often abusive) comments from pro-war folks who have read neither the DoD report nor the news articles, but know they're wrong. The anti-war folks will have little or nothing to say. The combo raises the question: does America … Continue reading Another important story about our army nearing the breaking point
"U.S. Soldier in Iraq Kills 5 Comrades at Stress Clinic", Washington Post, 12 May 2009 -- Isolated incident, or symptom of a problem -- perhaps a growing problem? For more about this, see the FM reference page An Army near the Breaking Point – studies & reports. Here are some of the relevant articles listed there. … Continue reading Background info to the “U.S. Soldier Opens Fire on Comrades” incident