With unemployment up yet again, it must be reassuring to Americans that job-seeking veterans are being helped so much by the government, and by all those Web-based organizations with such names as VetJobs.com, MilitaryHire.com, RecruitMilitary.com, HireVeterans.com, and Military Job Zone.
Except that they’re not. Remember the expression “Don’t forget; hire the vet”? We’ve forgotten.
Read my Philadelphia Inquirer piece, “No Medals for Hiring Vets,” and be enraged.