Forum: Liquid Lounge
By any means necessary?
Danged 'ol slippery moral high ground!!
I'm a tad confused about where we ought to "be" on this. Can we embrace the result w/o legitimizing the method?
Bioweapons are pretty hard to target. I think the question "does the end justify the means" janedoe New
Precisely - I agree with every word in your post here - but it begs the question "Where does the line lie?" funkmop New
We seem to have drawn different conclusions based on what was "learned" in Hiroshima and Nagasaki... funkmop New
The practical reality is that it takes all people everywhere to not have war, but only one person to have war... RandyH New
If you don't defeat them, then you, your values, and your definition of honor become extinct and gone forever... RandyH New
Obviously it is better not to fight at all. Obviously it is better to win without compromising values... RandyH New
I'm not sure where the line lines but I'm pretty sure it's not between "bomb" and "suicide car bomb" janedoe New
If the Palestineans only targeted Israel's military/government, then it would be justified... RandyH New
US government uses or has used drones, agent orange, fire torches in villages that kill civilians. Why ok for us then? 20yrboater New
It might have been like that - it might even still be like that - but it was never "OK" and never will be... <NT> funkmop New
200+ years ago, the English thought the Colonists were terrorist. No uniforms. Shooting from behind trees... Dale New
And at the same time the British were carrying out reprisals against civilians (a time honored European tactic, BTW)... funkmop New
It's not so much that I'm comfortable with it, but it's certainly reminiscent of the US's beginnings... Dale New
I'm not the one who singled "suicide car bombing" out as a characteristically "terrorist" act... funkmop New
Why do you assume that the only effective way to overcome oppression and injustice is through violence? funkmop New