War Inc: Pentagon uses video games and movies as recruitment propaganda.
They also make a really good point about the bad economy as a recruitment tool. A lack of job prospects is why I was ready to join for a while. You also have a lot of students like myself, with degrees in topics like mathematics, who are struggling to find a job and well, the military sounds alluring when they forgive your loan debt and pay you $50k a year right out of school
vruz: buy them kids on the cheap with state money and send them to the war front to fight the billionaires’ wars. so much for exceptionalism, predation of the young at the expense of the old is the way decaying empires have always been.