let's cut "waste", having a strong defense is not wasteful spending.
I oppose any mandatory service unless someone is convicted of a crime or is on the dole. People who graduate, get jobs etc already have proven they have plenty of self discipline
and your comment oozes of hackery claiming we need a socialist commission without any input from the rational side of the aisle
Oh, man, the patriotism displayed by some in this thread just brings tears to my eyes.......
Oracle of Utah
Truth rings hollow in empty heads.
Conscription is nothing more than slavery, so I gave a vehement hell no.
Who shall ascend the hill of the Lord? And who shall stand in his holy place? He who has clean hands and a pure heart, who does not lift up his soul to what is false, and does not swear deceitfully. Psalm 24
"True law is right reason in agreement with nature . . . Whoever is disobedient is fleeing from himself and denying his human nature [and] will suffer the worst penalties . . ." - Cicero