Mike Rowe’s Fantastic Veterans Day Tribute: No ‘Trigger Words’ or ‘Safe Space’ in the Military
By Joe Saunders
Published November 11, 2019 — The Western Journal
Few salutes are as heartfelt as this.
On a day to celebrate American veterans, when the country offers its gratitude to the men and women who’ve worn the uniform of military service, author and former television host Mike Rowe took to Fox News on Monday to offer his own praises.
“Is there a greater meritocracy in the world? Is there a better example of true diversity?” he asked on “Fox & Friends,” before a special Veterans Day audience garbed in military uniforms.
“My friends in the military, the thing I’m most proud about, when I go to bases, when I visit with people, they are utterly color-blind. There’s no conversation about, you know, trigger words. There’s no safe space. The military is not a safe space!”
But that doesn’t mean it doesn’t bring out the best, he said…/