Tuesday, January 08, 2008

We were warned. . .

"WAR is made or planned now by individual men, demagogues and dictators who play on the patriotism of their people to mislead them into a belief in the great fallacy of war when all their vaunted reforms have failed to satisfy the people they misrule."

In 1935.

Ernest Hemingway, "Notes on the Next War: A Serious Topical Letter" first published in Esquire.

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