Love is a powerful emotion, but it can be redirected, manipulated, and twisted into something ugly.
Sorcha Flynn is founder of the Revolutionary Star, a venue for service members and their children to discuss their feelings about imperialism and the military.
Today we sat down with her to discuss her own upbringing, the way the military propagandizes those who don’t fight, how she turned away from religious animus, why soldiers tend to get the short end of the defense budget and put up with horrible circumstances at home, and what people can do to put a stop to this kind of destructive thinking.
It’s another very strong listen.
By the way, Not Safe For Wonks is moving to Monday and Thursday release schedule. We’ll see you Thursday.