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Your Letters: The Military-Civilian Gap

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We received hundreds of responses to a story last week by NPR's Tom Bowman about a study by the Pew Research Center. It found a gap among civilians and military personnel about who should bear the burdens of war in Iraq and Afghanistan. Host Scott Simon reads listener comments about this story and more.
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