…can soldiers and it was especially bad for the Vietnamese people. The figures speak for themselves. If you’re looking for a way to senselessly waste 1.3 million human lives over twenty years — the Vietnam war model would do you well. Add to that the huge knock-on effects of trauma for generations to come and you’re looking at one of the worst fuck ups in Western democratic history.
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