The Draft | Full Episode
The Draft | Full Episode Stories of Service
Race, class, culture — the draft in the 1960s and 1970s was a lightning rod that lit up every schism in American society. But ending the draft has produced unintended consequences, creating a citizenry completely disconnected from the soldiers who bear the entire burden of endless wars. The Draft tells the story of how a single, controversial issue continues to define a nation.
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PBS has joined efforts with trusted public media partners to bring you Stories of Service, a multi-platform initiative that unites powerful stories and conversations around one of our countrys most resilient communities: our military veterans. Below you'll find a collection of Stories of Service specials. Visit the Stories of Service site for more content and information about our related seri