Calm Down: The Draft Isn’t Coming Back Anytime Soon — Here’s Why

On Friday, January 2, the White House announced “At the direction of the President, the U.S. military has taken decisive defensive action to protect U.S. personnel abroad by killing Qasem Soleimani, the head of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps-Quds Force, a US-designated Foreign Terrorist Organization.”

Almost immediately and throughout the weekend, #WW3Draft became the top trending item on Twitter. In addition, searches for “World War 3” and “World War 3 draft” spiked on Google Search. Thousands of young men who…