Another important story about our army nearing the breaking point

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

Background info to the “U.S. Soldier Opens Fire on Comrades” incident

"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