Barrack-room bullshit and endless patrols

By enforcing rigid discipline and extreme physical training, the South African Defence Force of the 1980s destroyed the individualism of its conscripts. During the second year of their National Service, these conscripts were used to fight Apartheid’s war on the frontiers of northern Namibia and southern Angola.

Friction De Guerre, pages 9 – 16

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