Sad, sobering op-ed by Andrew Bacevich a vehement anti-war journalist who lost his son in Iraq earlier this month. A total must read, but here is a taste-
What exactly is a father's duty when his son is sent into harm's way?
Among the many ways to answer that question, mine was this one:
As my son was doing his utmost to be a good soldier, I strove to be a good citizen.
Grab a tissue.