TITLE

The Greatest Generation, Redux

AUTHOR(S)
DIONNE JR., E. J.
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;11/22/2012, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insight on the recognition being given to American veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. The author highlights the tendency of the mass media to forget the centrality and military leadership and the daily bravery and sacrifices of individuals in the enlisted ranks carrying orders as most writings focus on the role of famous generals. The author discusses ways to recognize the contribution of the existing generation of lower ranks veterans to the country.
ACCESSION #
83621417

 

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