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Jim Bush is a 67 year old, Vietnam-era veteran, currently living in Texas. He was raised in a military family. His father received the Silver Star for directing troops while under air attack at Clark Field in the Phillipines, survived the Bataan Death March, and spent three and a half years in a Japanese POW camp. He also received the Purple Heart for wounds received while a POW. Jim served as an army photographer in Okinawa and Korea. In 1987 he traveled to the war zones of Nicaragua with a veteran's group dedicated to stopping the Contra War.
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About the election, the United States, and the state of the world.
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I received this in response to an article I sent out about Ehren Watada. The army officer who has refused to ship-out to Iraq with his unit:
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He's down in the corner of the room now
There's blood and vomit running down the front of his T-shirt
His boxer shorts are pulled down around his knees
A urine puddle circles the area around his butt
He's mumbling something about "This god damned war!"
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Just what are we fighting for? One does not relinquish one's moral obligations to humanity at large because of one's training or the orders one is given.