Bankruptcy & Recruitment

Two great tastes that taste great together for the future of our "all volunteer" armed forces? Katrina vanden Heuvel writes: "Bush has said a draft is a political non-starter, which makes sense: it would put rich Republican donors' children at risk. But, given the fact that it's now much more difficult for poor people to be enticed, how can the American empire find a legal means to press them into service?...Don't be surprised if we soon find Army recruitment officers loitering outside bankruptcy courts." (Editor's Cut)

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