Ending war is not impossible. Far from it, in fact. But it is going to take a phenomenal amount of intelligent strategic effort, courage and commitment.
A veteran and parent can’t stop thinking about the war he fought.
End U.S. wars at home and abroad. Reclaim Armistice Day.
Nearly 50 years and nothing ever changes, does it?
The Pentagon portrays a powerful need to think of ourselves as a righteous, just, and successful country that fights only righteous, just, and successful wars.
While the current administration seems to run on uncontrollable testosterone, the problem of nuclear weapons didn’t start with them, even its immediate predecessor helped to bring about this impasses.
The question is: Could trade war and cyberwar lead one day to regular armed conflict?
The reality is that it has largely been the U.S. that has been the aggressor through the terrifying and costly decades of the Cold War that this latest treaty exit action threatens to re-ignite.
Hint: They’re winning in other ways.
You can check out the differences between Democrats and Republicans, and see who are the real hawks and doves in each party.