EtabeD drones on about the military: ". . .The military is a socialized system, in that the government owns the whole darn thing. . . ."
There are very few legitimate roles for the federal government. However, one of those roles is National Defense. So, etableD, if you don't want the feds to run a military for the purpose of National Defense, what is your solution?
Or have you been soaking your head for the past decade and a half and think the world is at peace and we are loved by everyone?