It appears there are many people who think that trying to achieve peace is worse than a worthless notion. To them, I say: Who would Jesus bomb?
Will this treaty work? Time will tell. Trust, but verify; well—spoken words from a long-ago president. You can’t accomplish anything if you do not attempt.
But we seem to love war. Walk loudly and continually swing a big stick.
Speaking about history: history is littered with “civilizations”, no longer active, which felt that war was always a good first choice.
“Blessed are the peacemakers.” What claptrap. Some hippie peacenik says something, and people 2000 years later pretend they believe in what he says, do the opposite, and call opponents surrender-monkeys….what a country.