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The military are necessary?

In my country we've had a "war" , a battle between the goverment and the FARC the oldest insurgent group In the world! This battles has many nuances in all our history. Despite i'm 17 years i'm profundly antimilitarist because the humanity has to find a way to solve the problems in a ways that not killing each others. It's impossible that a part of the humanity are training for the destruction and dead that can't be! Insted of we fight we can turn military service back in social service for helping people with very tough lifes, build houses and avoid the family violence.

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    Mar 19 2013: Some would say that as long as there's oil to be sucked out of someone else's land (whether they like it or not), then yes, the military will be necessary to secure that privilege in order to sustain our Westernised lifestyles.

    That same person might also have noticed that we will go in all guns blazing to get it, with God on our side to justify our every action, but if the host country resists, then they are all labelled as terrorists.

    I, on the other hand, couldn't possibly comment.

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