"When it comes to our nation's military affairs, ignorance is not bliss. What's remarkable then, given the permanent state of war in which we find ourselves, is how many Americans seem content not to know."
William J. Astore
Retired lieutenant colonel U.S. Air Force, professor of history at the Pennsylvania College of Technology
“The Pentagon Church Militant and Us: The Top Five Questions We Should Ask the Pentagon,” TomDispatch, March 18, 2010