Marine Lt. Col. Stuart Scheller was fired from his job as commander of a training battalion merely a day after he posted a short video to Facebook where he demanded accountability from senior military leaders on the botched Afghanistan withdrawal, while then-Army Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman was protected and celebrated by Democrats for doing the same thing.
Scheller posted the 4:45 minute video on August 26 at 8:47 p.m. ET, where he recognized he could be fired for his video, but concluded:
I want to say this very strongly. I have been fighting for 17 years. I am willing to throw it all away to say to my senior leaders I demand accountability.
Scheller posted the next day that he had been fired as commander of the Advanced Infantry Training Battalion at 2:30 p.m. ET — less than 24 hours after he posted his video. He said in a Facebook