In a normal sane world, one would think that this is primarily a moral and ethical question.
The government’s efforts to wage war on veterans, especially those who speak out against government wrongdoing, is downright appalling.
Not all heroes wear the uniform of war. In the United States, however, we take particular pride in recognizing as heroes those who have served in the military. Yet while we honor our veterans with holidays, parades, discounts at retail stores and restaurants, and endless political rhetoric about their sacrifice and bravery, we do a pitiful job