“Legitimate use of violence can only be that which is required in self-defense.”
"Never swing first, but if he swings at you, knock his lights out."
Robert F. Barrell
"Humanity should question itself, once more, about the absurd and always unfair phenomenon of war, on whose stage of death and pain only remain standing the negotiating table that could and should have prevented it."
Pope John Paul II
Can our initial and continued efforts in Afghanistan be categorized as "self-defense"?
Can any of our efforts in Iraq be categorized as "self-defense"?
And now, Iran??