Ed Driscoll

"DO WE KNOW HEROES WHEN

“DO WE KNOW HEROES WHEN WE SEE THEM?”: Good article by Peter H. Gibbon on the growing gap between reality and rhetoric in our schools:

War is a terrible thing. Students should know its dark side. But they should also be asked to consider that America goes to war reluctantly, only after agonized debate or after years of provocation by reckless tyrants. We do not have to love war to understand that some wars may be necessary or to appreciate the soldier