I have not read this entire thread, and I'm sure I'll be called sexist or old fashioned but I say no. Guess I'm old fashioned. I didn't want to go to college after high school. I wanted to get married and have kids. There's no way I could leave my kids!
Equal rights means equal rights. That should include Selective Service and Divorce Courts. It's an all on none deal in my opinion.
The best argument against the draft is that the majority of the population is either too stupid, too immature, or too selfish to handle military life, and we shouldn't waste our time getting our obese and undisciplined population into fighting shape when, in today's economy, the amount of people trying to get in meets all demands.
Small bands of mercenaries, er, spec ops enforcing Americas will around the world is contrary to a free society.b) its contrary to a free society
Though I suppose the Israelis and their despotic regime should be a lesson for us all...
So African Americans and Hispanics will be far over represented on the frontline?c) if there is a draft-cannon fodder should be based on employability -oh you will claim that is unfair. well once you start drafting people for the "good of society" fairness is no longer applicable anyway, you might as well not waste the smart people
Guess it wouldn't be the US Military if it were any other way!
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