Salon Writer Smears Troops, Calls Patriotism “Chauvinistic,” “Totalitarian”

A Salon writer attacks the U.S. Military. “It’s been 70 years since we fought a war about freedom. Forced troop worship and compulsory patriotism must end.” – David Masciotr In a November 9th piece for Salon, David Masciotra decried “forced” respect, and support of troops as chauvinistic, nationalist, and totalitarian. As I quoted above, he seems to believe that the war is what makes the soldier. His definition of a soldier who should be supported is predicated on the war in which the soldier Read more […]