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March 02, 2016

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Lance_K

Sometimes the military lags behind the very society it is defending, and sometimes the military leads the way. It is good to see forward thinking in cultural diversity.

I am reminded of an article in the Wall Street Journal several years ago wherein the journalist explained how Marine basic training was instilling values and purpose in the recruits in a profound way. The newly-minted Marines often found that they no longer held much in common with their old, aimless friends back home when those Marines went home to visit.

I enlisted in the military for six years at a time in my life when I was adrift. I have never regretted that military service.

Hawi Moore

Thanks for sharing this post

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