The people: do they mourn their dead fighters but misunderstand war? The generals: should they speak up or belt up? The Army: hard to sell to a post-modern world? The politicians: short-sighted populists or just a reflection of their electorates? War: horrific victimhood or professional combat?
Ken Payne at Kings of War: academic dynamo…and radio maestro. Go and listen now. Starts at 1 ’47.