It well may have been "overcome by events," whatever that means, please explain.
I posted this as Arts and Entertainment because that is what it is and as to that aspect of the issue I'd rate it as a first class piece of production.
Now as to the politics of the message, I tend to agree, almost entirely.
I'm interested in all points of view.
I personally think that doing away with the military draft was what enabled our elected President and Congress to direct our military to invade other nations at will.
Our military misadventures brought on the current situation.
Obama is just as guilty as Bush in my opinion.