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Thread #95050   Message #1845191
Posted By: Little Hawk
28-Sep-06 - 01:18 PM
Thread Name: Ewan MacColl - coward or traitor?
Subject: RE: BS: Ewan MacColl - coward or traitor?
Nonconformists and free spirits are always detested by the military command structure...in ANY army. The military values unthinking obedience to superior authority above all else. He got encouraged to leave? Good. It speaks well for him. I would say the same of someone who got encouraged to leave the Catholic Church for thinking outside the box. Same basic deal.