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The U.S. Military Suffers from Affluenza

Showering the Pentagon with Money and Praise By William J. Astore Source: TomDispatch.com The word “affluenza” is much in vogue. Lately, it’s been linked to a Texas teenager, Ethan Couch, who in 2013 killed four people in a car accident … Continue reading

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