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Wes Clark says we didn't build our military for continuous war. (Original Post) dkf Sep 2013 OP
things have changed-- now our industry needs war for continuous profit.... mike_c Sep 2013 #1
Where and when did Gen Clark make this comment? Have missed hearing his wise words. northoftheborder Sep 2013 #2
Piers Morgan a bit ago. It was a short blurb but it struck me. dkf Sep 2013 #5
It's simply not sustainable without waves of recruits Link Speed Sep 2013 #3
i have to agree with him madrchsod Sep 2013 #4
He's right, it was built for continuous fear of war. arcane1 Sep 2013 #6
 

dkf

(37,305 posts)
5. Piers Morgan a bit ago. It was a short blurb but it struck me.
Thu Sep 26, 2013, 09:58 PM
Sep 2013

I'm not sure if he's at a Clinton Initiative event or if he invited them on but Chelsea was there.

 

Link Speed

(650 posts)
3. It's simply not sustainable without waves of recruits
Thu Sep 26, 2013, 09:57 PM
Sep 2013

Heaven forbid that the Economy would spring large. Where would the otherwise-unemployed, flyover-ville recruits come from?

That's why the poor bastards are doing multiple tours.

madrchsod

(58,162 posts)
4. i have to agree with him
Thu Sep 26, 2013, 09:58 PM
Sep 2013

the american people wouldn't have accepted 11 straight years of another world war two

what they accepted was a death by a thousand cuts.

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