I don't think you're a rebel if you support bringing the troops home. Yes, some people see a veteran begging in the street and do nothing but that doesn't mean it's the same people who hold up signs for the troops to come home and they might not even know they're a veteran.
You're last statement, OP, was accurate. Otherwise, you just made a huge leap to a conclusion based off....well I don't even know what you based it off of.
This is not exactly news, haha, we've always lived in a world like this, and it always has been like this