May 31, 2019 by siteadmin
Opinion: What's terribly wrong with 'Make Aircrew Great Again' patches
The latest breach of America’s civil-military tradition of political neutrality happened on a presidential visit to a US Navy ship docked in Japan. Some service members were wearing patches affixed to their uniforms featuring President Donald Trump’s face, captioned with the words “Make Aircrew Great Again,” a play on his “Make America Great Again” campaign slogan. Unit patches like this can be authorized by local command, and they can be irreverent and humorous.