Can the Greatest Generation’s Children Save America ?

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Posted: Sep 18, 2022 12:01 AM

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When we talk about the “Greatest Generation” everyone immediately knows who we’re referring to, we’re talking about the Americans who lived and served through the years of World War II.

During that time the entire world was teetering on the edge of a ‘real’ fascist takeover, and Americans stepped forward and saved not just America, but the whole planet from the evils of Nazi Germany and the Empire of Japan. Americans fought and died on battlefields all across Europe, and island-hopped in bloody battles throughout the Pacific, ultimately defeating the Axis powers.

Americans on the home front also sacrificed in order to support the war effort. Rationing gasoline and food items, and during organized collection drives gathered up rubber and iron to be used to build tanks, trucks, airplanes and battleships. And many hung a small banner with a gold star in the middle of it to signify that their family made the ultimate sacrifice to preserve and protect freedom for Americans. They

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