ClawsonIn the current war zonesSat Jul 21, 2012 6:26pm184.108.40.2061. The military are intruders and the militia are insurgents.
2. The military are invaders and the militia are defenders.
3. The military wear uniforms and the militia wear rags.
4. The military carry guns and the militia plant IEDs.
5. The military fly drones and the militia fly kites.
6. The military go home next year and the militia go home at night.
- A Question of Definition. The Gryphon, Sat Jul 21 4:13pmI wish to ask MOTU (a community of open-minded friends from all walks of life, all ages, and all circumstances,) a Question. What do YOU say is the Difference between "Militia" and "Military." This... more
- The militia is often PART of a nations military... Sprout, Mon Jul 23 7:35amBut not all of it anymore. Once upon a time, when war was far more simple, militia forces COULD make up the majority of a nations armed forces. Once upon a time, the majority of a military could be... more
- To me, military means... T-Man, Mon Jul 23 3:25amarmed forces which are sponsored and controlled by a government. A militia would be any group of like minded armed citizens. IMHO
- In the current war zones Clawson, Sat Jul 21 6:26pm