Giving back to the other ‘1 percent’
There has been a lot of talk about the 1 percent, the richest. But there’s been very little said about the other 1 percent — the 1 percent of Americans who have put their lives on the line and their blood in the sand for the past decade. We will spend $2 trillion on the wars that followed 9/11. What will we spend on the soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines we sent to fight them?