US troops screwed over at Walter Reed hosp - worse than UK?

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by cheesypoptart, Feb 19, 2007.

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  1. And there was me thinking the Brits had it a lot worse. U.S. bureaucracy is Kafkaesque at the best of times - but look at this shameful way American troops are left in limbo by a bureaucracy that's beyond parody, and higher ups that are beyond caring. What's the phrase they teach Cadets at West Point? Oh yeah, "No Excuses".

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  2. Shocking. I wonder if Tony used that place as the model for the NHS under nu-Lab
     
  3. The Washington Post also has an article about this:
    http://tinyurl.com/yw73ch
    Slightly more positive in general, but still (rightfully) puts the boot into the bureaucracy.