No doubt war is an evil, the greatest catastrophe that befalls human beings it brings death and destruction, disease and starvation, poverty, and ruin in its wake one has only to look back to the havoc that was wrought in various countries not many years ago, in order to estimate the destructive. And today, a century after the beginning of the great war, civil war is raging in syria, tanks are massing on ukraine’s borders and a fight against terrorism seems to have no end. War certainly generates confusion, as clausewitz noted calling it the fog of war, but that does not discredit the notion that war is organized to begin with the latin root of bellum gives us the word belligerent, and duel, an archaic form of bellum the greek root of war is polemos, which gives us polemical, implying an aggressive controversy. When war is necessary barack obama has done more than anyone else to promote the dangerous illusion that we can choose whether to have a war or not but our enemies have already made that choice. War quotes quotes tagged as war (showing 1-30 of 3,000) “i know not with what weapons world war iii will be fought, but world war iv will be fought with sticks and stones” “never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime” ― ernest hemingway, ernest hemingway: a literary reference.
The strongest argument against any war is this: if it is not necessary, then it is unnecessary, and unnecessary war is immoral mr brown maintains that this war is necessary – we cannot, we. Legal standards to prevent war we must make clear to the germans that the wrong for which their fallen leaders are on trial is not that they lost the war, but that they started it and we must not allow ourselves to be drawn into a trial of the causes of the war, for our position is that no grievances or policies will justify resort to. War is not yet necessary by jessica tuchman mathews originally printed in the washington post on tuesday, january 28, 2003 two supreme questions still demand convincing answers: why war and why now the reasons that have been offered collapse under scrutiny.
War can brainwash people to think it’s the correct way to solve a problem, but people should know that not everything involves fighting, and it’s not a good thing. War may sometimes be a necessary evil but no matter how necessary, it is always an evil, never a good we will not learn how to live together in peace by killing each other's children. For any war that occurs, and even many that do not, there can be found people who believe at the time, and after, that each particular war is or was necessary some people are unconvinced by claims of necessity for many wars, but insist that one or two wars in the distant past were indeed necessary.
Was the great war necessary for them the great war is not yet merely history in this way, among others, the oxford historian niall ferguson's the pity of war is a very british book although. I believe war is a perfectly necessary action, especially when a hostile force makes unjustifiable attacks that put the safety of our country at jeopardy this does not mean that every issue's solution has to be war simply, this means you deserve to be able to protect yourself against a bully. Is war necessary – part ii by harry browne january 16, 2004 my article is war necessary provoked a number of email comments and criticismshere are some of them, together with my responses either you live in a cocoon or are a physical and/or moral coward. Yes, war is necessary some conflicts cannot be resolved any other way i'm not saying it's a good thing to go to war whenever possible, but if there is no other option than to go to war to stop an opposing force, then that option should exist. Ii) second, a great part of the difficulty of preemptive war arises because of the widespread assumption, without much argument, that the just war criteria are not only jointly sufficient but are also jointly necessary.
“i do not object to a war if necessary but i do not like war which is the result of clumsy, unskilled political maneuvering” (nguyen tran bat, chairman of vietnam's investconsult group, april 2003. War is necessary - this is outlined in a vast number of verses in the ot and confirmed by the nt when christ says:think not that i am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: i am not come to destroy, but to fulfilmatthew 5:2. In conclusion, i do not believe war is necessary to bring change anymore and i believe peace is more economically beneficial, which is not a shocking revelation, nor is it particularly new in summary, war has been beneficial for the development of cities and states and may have been a requirement for survival in the past. War is necessary quotes - 1 war is just when it is necessary arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms read more quotes and sayings about war is necessary.
War is sometimes necessary the purpose of this essay is to show that war is sometimes necessary to resolve conflicts i am going to show this by analyzing eli weisel’s claim that war is sometimes necessary when a group is being oppressed. The 8 main reasons for war updated on may 1, 2018 paul goodman but often they can see it as necessary examples of a necessary war might be defending your country against foreign invasion, or fighting a revolution against an unjust government war is not a bad thing give you power to balance and peace will come aarnav parikh.
Why is war a necessary evil there is no double that war is evil, human suffering in the biggest man-made disaster it brings death and destruction, hunger and dieses, and run in its wake if looking back to the havoc war only brings destructive effects to social and economic of this world. It does not matter whether the war is actually happening, and, since no decisive victory is possible, it does not matter whether the war is going well or badly all that is needed is that a state of war should exist. Now the necessity of war was not something the early christians concerned themselves with in any serious way, because they were not only a minority but an oppressed minority, for multiple centuries they were certainly not capable of waging war on anyone, so it was a moot point. Administration officials worry that a war could prompt a surge in terrorism aimed at american targets, but they say that should not affect the decision about whether war is necessary the short answer is that it doesn't take an attack on iraq to unleash attacks, terrorist attacks, on the united states, rumsfeld said.