Tag Archives: 6-day war

“Ties”, Half Measures and History

Half measures rarely result in the success of the goals they are implemented to achieve. The West, including Israel, needs to accept this.

Accepting the half-measure of Wilson’s Fourteen Points and not defeating or occupying Germany in 1918 led directly to WW2 and its tens of millions of dead.

The full-measure defeat of Germany and Japan in 1945 led to their becoming freer, wealthier, better-educated than ever in their history, and political, economic and military allies since.

Throughout history, victors have taken some or all of the lands of those they have vanquished. The Apache took the land of the […]

Posted in Foreign Policy and International, Politics, The Rest of the World, War and Terrorism | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment