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Gregory A. Daddis

Gregory A. Daddis
Gregory A. Daddis is a professor and the USS Midway Chair in Modern U.S. Military History at San Diego State University. He is a retired U.S. Army colonel, having served 26 years, including in Operation Desert Storm and Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Why Don’t The Dead Matter?

Far too few Americans seem to feel genuine compassion for the dead, even among their fellow citizens. Our endless wars may be to blame.