Why they Fight

Old Blog Import

One of the missing soldiers is 19 year old Jessica Lynch . She joined the army because there were few jobs in her hometown.”

POW Joseph Hudson’s mother says he joined army not out of overwhelming patrioticism but hope for a “good future.”

The military has long advertised itself as an easy way out of the inner-city . There are a lot of people fighting in Iraq that wouldn’t be there otherwise

From the No War Blog.