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End Of War Or 'Endless War'

 


“No protracted war can fail to endanger the freedom of a democratic country… All those who seek to destroy the liberties of a democratic nation ought to know that war is the surest and the shortest means to accomplish it.”

-Alexis de Tocqueville

At 11 a.m. on Nov. 11, 1918, a treaty was signed between the Allies and Germany to end fighting on the western front during World War I. This treaty signed on Armistice Day, which is now Veterans Day in the United States, was the conclusion of “the war to end all wars.”

Since an estimated 9 million soldiers and 12 million civilians die...



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