Monday, November 14, 2011

What is the "Right" Size for the Military Force?

Ongoing discussion on downsizing our militarys in this time of war. This ridiculous insistance of dealing with national deficits by slashing the armed forces of any of our countries, guarantees an emotional response from any of us who are remotely connected to our troops who being told to "do more with less."

What is astounding to me is that civilian politicians - you know, those who have NEVER served, never mind in a time of war - are determined to decimate their fighting forces while we ARE at war. Into all of this 'debate,' come a voice of reason. War on Terror News has two columns which give historial perspective. They ARE must reads. Get a coffee, and settle in. Read them both, and be informed:


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