Thoughts on D-Day

   Watching the observance – one almost says celebration – of D-Day, I can’t help but remark that aside from the few veterans, most ‘celebrants’ are too young to remember it and/or have never put themselves in harm’s way. Indeed, many have worked hard to avoid military service while loudly urging others to fight.

   A few postings have appeared of Ike’s comment:

Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.

   or General Butler’s “War Is a Racket” but for blunt truth, it’s hard to beat a soldier telling it like it is.

   And for a good example of how the warmongers operate, consider St. Ronnie.

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