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The Iron Cage of War: The Present War System Described

The Iron Cage of War: The Present War System Described

The War System rests on a set of interlocked beliefs and values that have been around so long that their veracity and utility are taken for granted and they go mostly unquestioned although they are demonstrably false.

Demilitarizing Security

Demilitarizing Security

“Conflicts typical of the contemporary world cannot be resolved at gunpoint. They require not a recalibration of military tools and strategies but a far-reaching commitment to demilitarization.”

Disarmament

Disarmament

Disarmament is an obvious step leading toward a world beyond war.

Conventional Weapons

Conventional Weapons

The world is awash in armaments, everything from automatic weapons to battle tanks and heavy artillery. The flood of arms contributes both to the escalation of violence in wars and to the dangers of crime and terrorism.