pacificts never achieve peace - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Cipora Julianna Kohn
    • 11.10.09 | 06:25 (IST)

    nor do pacificts ever win wars. pacificsts are in love with peace, but they are are never willing to fight for peace. pacifism is an ideal, not an idea. the nobel committee awarded obama for his ideals, not for any of his ideas. diplommacy is a crucial tool in advancing international relations and in maintaining peace and stability. diplomacy without credible military power to back it up is a useless exercise in endless talks. obama is a man of ideals, not of ideas. his arrogance is only matched by his dithering hesitance. this is apparent in his lack of resolution on afghan strategy. israel cannot be hostage to obama's lack of decision. iran cannot be allowed to go nuclear.

    from the article: Obama is worthy of Nobel, he has changed the world
    First published 01:16 11.10.09 | Last updated 16:36 11.10.09
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