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War Speaks Every Language But Never Knows What to Say to Frogs

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David Swanson
“War speaks every language she says, because every nation has war. But of course this isn’t true. Many nations that make war on others do not have war at home, not in remotely the way the nations have it where wars are fought. Anyone in the United States knows that a global war aggressor suffers, but also knows that the wars are not here, and that the difference is one of night and day. Many nations also do not make war, nearby or far off. Some nations, Costa Rica, Iceland, and lots of little nations, have no military, no war plans, no investment in future wars, and no wars. And this is why it matters that War Is Never a Good Idea, because good ideas exist as available alternatives.”

Author: David Swanson
Published in: OpEd News http://www.opednews.com/articles/War-Speaks-Every-Language-by-David-Swanson-War_War_War_Wars-150521-779.html
Let’s try democracy http://davidswanson.org/node/4763
Washington’s Blog http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2015/05/war-speaks-every-language-but-never-knows-what-to-say-to-frogs.html
Las Vegas Informer http://lasvegas.informermg.com/2015/07/04/war-never-good-idea-war-speaks-every-language-never-knows-say-frogs/
Date: May 21, July 1,2,4,2015

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