Yeah, no. You’re a non-combatant. A civilian. I’m a civilian. Even though I’m a veteran, and even though I have certain qualities that make a bigger target on my back, I am still a civilian.
And if you consider yourself a soldier without arms, arm yourself. Pretty simple. But that is an absurd statement to make.
I agree with your premise. Not the hyperbole. All of this us and over there business. If it concerns you — go over there. Become part of the 1% who actually fights war today. We aren’t sending robots.