Some say Warwick High sophomore’s ad ‘undercuts the military’
By Mike Dawson
THINK ABOUT IT. Before you sign your life away.”
“I understand the right to free speech and I support that. But I don’t think it’s appropriate for a school newspaper,” Adams said. “I refuse to believe what the ad says. I refuse to believe those people who choose to join the military, like my two sons, are wasting their lives.”
Army Capt. William Bliss, in charge of recruiting at Warwick High, said the ad was misleading and the Army is exploring placing some of its own ads in The Survey.
While Barbarash said administrators have yet to determine if the controversial ad would run again, Zimmerman said the student has been told by school officials the district was pulling the ad for future issues.
Zimmerman said the Bruderhof community supports veterans, the military and the government, but also democratic dissent.
“The ad wasn’t meant to create hate or anger,” Zimmerman said. “It was to get people to think and discuss and it seems to be doing just that.”
My Hats Off To The ‘UnNamed’ Student and may He/She Put The Money To Good Use Producing Similar Messages that not only bring on Debate but Bring People to Thought!!
Andy Rooney, 60mins:
Video ‘First week of October ’05’:
ONE WEEK IN IRAQ
U.S. CASUALTY MAP;click on map for interaction site:
This is a Silent Honor Roll shown on the PBS ‘News Hour’, now Almost Daily, that was started at the Beginning!
As of Today, 10-9-05 there are 49 Pages with 5 ‘Honor Roll’ links per page!
If you take the Time to View ‘ALL’ the Pages/Photo’s and Information Instill This Thought Into Each American Military Face You See, ‘Try and Picture 30, 40, 50, 60 or More Iraqi Faces, Children-Women-Men, Killed for Each Of These Faces You Are Looking At’