'Your papers, please' must never be heard in America
Independent voices from the TWT Communities
While preparing for overseas deployment with the U.S. Marines last year, Staff Sgt. Nathan Hampton participated in a series of training exercises at Camp Pendleton, Calif. There were weapons qualifications. Grueling physical workouts. High-stress squad counterinsurgency drills. And weekly meditation classes.
"A lot of people thought it would be a waste of time," he said.