The Hero Project

10.26.12

#vetchat: Michael Daly on Post 9/11 Apathy

In this week's #vetchat, Daily Beast columnist stirred the pot by calling for a mandatory draft, with no college deferment.

Welcome to another #vetchat, a weekly Twitter conversation—every Wednesday at 3 p.m. EST—where Newsweek and the Daily Beast’s @HeroSummit and a guest host talk with tweeters about a topic of importance to the military and veteran communities. Follow and join the conversation at the hashtag #vetchat.

This week's host was Newsweek and the Daily Beast columnist Michael Daly (@mihald), who has written extensively about 9/11 and the war on terror. He held nothing back.