I continue to be pleasantly surprised by the number and depth of published opinions of faculty at Harvard's schools favorable to military service. This is by Elaine Kamarck at H KSG
Before Roth-Douquet fell in love and married a Marine, the closest she'd come to the military was getting arrested at a protest at an Army Depot. Schaeffer's youngest son enlisted in the Marines. Both men served in combat, and along the way their loved ones learned that being part of the military is an experience increasingly foreign to the most wealthy and educated American families.