Civilian “Boot Camps” are springing up all over the place. The participants are given a serious work out nut they get to go home and shower at the end of the day. This is unlike boot camp. While one is resting, the real military recruit is several hours into his/her day — with several more hours to go.
A Study into suicides by members of the US military has determined the probable cause. A task force which was assigned to study the mental states of military force members has found that low manning levels and many assignments to multiple wars have led to increasing demands on troops.
If you are a young U.S. citizen and have always wanted to pursue a career in the military, the government funded Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (J-ROTC) is a program worth pursuing. This high school program is sponsored under the Federal program of the United States Armed Forces and can be undertaken in select military institutions anywhere in the U.S.