In this follow-up interview with Lt. Col. Scott Mann, we delve deeper into the wounds of the Middle East and how we can look at fixing this situation. Part of it is a battle of ideology. Mann’s opinion is that certain elements can’t and won’t change because they believe they’re ushering in the apocalypse. Not much sense in having a rational conversation with that it seems.
What about women and elders? How can we strengthen communities? How can we learn more about the local history of the places we have issues?
We covered a lot of topics and, as a former Green Beret, he brought some powerful insights back from 14 years of war he has waged against terror.
Peace is going to be a challenge but this conversation helps move us in the right direction. Let’s restore balance in the areas that are in need and are harboring the haters. Let’s help people in need and work to heal the roots of the issue.
Let me know what you think here and please make sure you pick up a copy of his book. All proceeds go to helping get our troops up to speed about how to do things differently.