Author: Dennis Laich and Lawrence Wilkerson, Opinion Contributors

America’s all-volunteer force is in crisis — and denial

For eight years, the All-Volunteer Force Forum, which we co-founded, has advocated for a fact-based national dialogue on whether America’s all-volunteer force (AVF) is working, and will work in the future, based on fairness, efficiency and sustainability, and whether the AVF contributes to the civil-military gap and the militarization of U.S. foreign policy. We have…