Some See Disconnect Between Servicemembers, Civilian Society

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There is a growing divide between American civilians and the U.S. military. Host Michel discusses the reasons for the division with Kevin Baron, Washington bureau reporter for the independent military publication Stars and Stripes, and Ed Dorn, former undersecretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness under President Clinton. He's currently a professor of public affairs at the University of Texas.



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