As a combat-decorated veteran of the first Gulf War, you would think that this is the paragraph where I throw down the “Veteran Card” and launch into a diatribe of “He is attacking a Veteran…” and “How DARE he say such things about a hero.” Well…I am beyond that. Crenshaw’s record speaks loudly for itself.
Peisistratic politics exists in order to claim to champion for victims, while also creating more victims. Victims which will be exploited in the next tragedy. Tragedies we cannot prevent because we cannot prevent evil people from existing in a free society.