When the EU cuts back on its military budget, who do they expect to lead? So, we end up paying, and are vilified internationally, criticized on how we do it, get zero political support from our allies, who rush to get lucrative contracts for reconstruction, which they expect us to fund. Time for these philosophers to join the real world. Maybe that's why they dislike Israel so-they always have!
Israeli ambassador to U.K.: Elements of left 'in denial' about 'disease' of anti-Semitism (Haaretz)
from the article: Obama's decision to arm Syrian rebels is too little, too late