Vincent van Gogh Branches Of An Almond Tree In Blossom in Red 1890
Think about it for a second: If America -and UK, France- were to announce today that they would immediately cease bombing Syria, Iraq, Libya, Afghanistan, would the US be any less safe? Would Europe?
How about if we’d promise to spend all the billions saved by not throwing bombs on them, to help rebuild these countries? Would that make us less safe, from terrorists, from anyone at all? Do you think ‘they’ would ‘hate’ us for that?
It becomes a pretty stupid non-discussion pretty fast, doesn’t it?