posted on Apr, 2 2012 @ 05:03 PM
Originally posted by Xterrain
I think this war is being perpetuated so as to insure that our soldiers, upon their return home, have missed so much time in the real world, that the
only option they'll have that offers retirement and decent compensation, and aligns with their skill sets is as a "Peace Officer" in the
I am a disabled U.S. Soldier with service connection for PTSD. I do not have any lost time spent in the real world, in fact, I have spent a lot of
time around the real world, in places you have only seen through MSM eyes. Guantanamo Bay is part of the real world. Afghanistan is part of the real
There are no public safety jobs for Soldier's with PTSD. Most jobs in public safety require phycological exams that preclude people with PTSD from
serving in those roles.
There is no drug cure for PTSD. You give too much credence to drug manufacturers for a cure and the government for their ability to retain
The emotionless Soldier you fear is a hero fantasy that only exists in your mind. It is not real. Soldiers are human beings, and in this country, are
trained to a high moral standard of living that surpasses the average America I know.
When people say they are scared Soldiers will turn on them, it makes me sad. This is serious disinformation that is pushed through MSM and
entertainment. It is not true! We are warriors, not barbarians. We have a code, we are not terminators.