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Just War Theory Is Immoral

She credits the U.S. Army with turning “her son into a killer,” of “training him to kill,” but forgetting to “un-train him.”  I shot a man. Actually, he was just a kid like me. Five days later I was sitting … Continue reading

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Let Us Salute the Flag: On the Nobility of Motives

Patriotism? “Love of country” is an after-market add-on, good for a drink or a pat on the back at the Legion–nothing more than an expression of the pack instinct that makes men in all places and times join in groups … Continue reading

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Warfare, Welfare, and Wonder Woman: How Congress Spends Your Money

  Many of the defenders of increased war spending are opponents of welfare, but they are willing to set aside their opposition to increased welfare spending in order to increase warfare spending. Yep, there ain’t a dimes worth of difference … Continue reading

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