Dan Froomkin: Backdoor Draft Winding Down -- For NowQuicklink submitted by Sheila Samples Permalink
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|Don't call it an all-volunteer army.
Over the nine years and counting that the United States has been at war, about 145,000 members of the military have had their service extended against their will. About 4,000 are still serving involuntarily, mostly in Iraq and Afghanistan.
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