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March 29, 2012 Show

Since 2006, journalist Neal Shea has embedded with American military units in Afghanistan and Iraq, at times watching soldiers and marines behave selfishly or meanly. He speaks with Dick about traveling with the Destroyer unit, and wondering about the responsible way to describe moments when soldiers shot animals, roughed up prisoners and destroyed civilian property.

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