Best Defense

Thomas E. Ricks' daily take on national security.

Harvard OKs ROTC on campus

Good to finally see. It likely will improve the tone of the place. As my grandfather said, go to Harvard if you want prestige, Yale if you want an education.  Speaking of long-overdue moves, the government of Japan apologized to Australian PoWs of WWII for the shameful treatment they were given. Harold Ramsey, one of ...

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Good to finally see. It likely will improve the tone of the place. As my grandfather said, go to Harvard if you want prestige, Yale if you want an education. 

Speaking of long-overdue moves, the government of Japan apologized to Australian PoWs of WWII for the shameful treatment they were given. Harold Ramsey, one of the former PoWs, commented that he had a "much better time" in Tokyo now than he did in 1944.  

Good to finally see. It likely will improve the tone of the place. As my grandfather said, go to Harvard if you want prestige, Yale if you want an education. 

Speaking of long-overdue moves, the government of Japan apologized to Australian PoWs of WWII for the shameful treatment they were given. Harold Ramsey, one of the former PoWs, commented that he had a “much better time” in Tokyo now than he did in 1944.  

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. Twitter: @tomricks1

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