I’ve long felt that a nominee for the Presidency should ideally have some combat experience. It’s not that unreal an expectation with a substantial killing war happening every 15-20 years, give or take.
Barack Obama could have served in The Gulf War. So might have GW Bush for that matter. Instead one ducked serving completelely. The other pretended.
That is an arduous lead-in to tell you about a really neat blog I came across today called “Thoughts of a Soldier-Ethicist“. It is written by a fellow who is a Professional Soldier. You need to check in there: