A Discussion of Dissent in the Military Adm. William Fallon, commander of U.S. forces in the Middle East, is stepping down. Officials have suggested that his public disagreement with elements of the President's foreign policy led to his resignation. Guests discuss issues surrounding dissent in the military.
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A Discussion of Dissent in the Military

A Discussion of Dissent in the Military

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Adm. William Fallon, commander of U.S. forces in the Middle East, is stepping down. Officials have suggested that his public disagreement with elements of the President's foreign policy led to his resignation.

Eugene Fiddell, head of the National Institute of Military Justice, and former Marine Sgt. Liam Madden discuss the issues surrounding dissent in the military.