Short article on the social effects of the G.I. Bill

Short article on the social effects of the G.I. Bill

Postby Wolesley » Sat Jun 27, 2015 4:11 pm

I thought this article from 2012 was a very interesting summary!
(And a lesson for those politicians and lobbyists who keep insisting on austerity for everyone but themselves.)
http://www.scholarsstrategynetwork.org/ ... i_bill.pdf

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Re: Short article on the social effects of the G.I. Bill

Postby kitchentease » Sun Jun 28, 2015 1:50 am

Hear, hear, Lesley!
But, what does the brain matter....compared to the heart?
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Re: Short article on the social effects of the G.I. Bill

Postby Sunshine » Sun Jun 28, 2015 1:54 am

Thanks Lesley! One of the great pieces of 20th century legislation. :pleased:

Here's a further look at the history of the GI Bill:

http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/history.asp
Just looked over the chapter on "Horse Racing and Illegal Rambling."

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