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Can we ever achieve World Peace?

Can we ever achieve world peace? and how would we approach it? It seems that the idea of world peace moves further and further away as war continues to progress across the world and oil companies seeming to govern our world. If there was a chance in which we could live harmoniously, could it be done in a country governed by the fundamental laws of capitalism? How would we combat different faiths and could science hold the potential for world peace?

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  • Oct 11 2013: Yes. But there is no combat involved. It is beyond what the mind can conceive.
    • Oct 15 2013: Scott, What the mind of man can conceive, the United States Government can achieve.

      The United States as it's motive for Peace, makes preemptive Wars upon other nation's shores.
      The United States names it's agency to carry out it's preemptive Wars upon other nation's shores,
      the United States of America Department of Defense.

      Go figure...
      • Oct 15 2013: What is to be done?
        • Oct 15 2013: Scott, I don't have much hope for us.

          America did well from the time they were part of the Gold Standard 1870ish.
          That changed in 1913-14. 100 years later, America is facing a future that
          looks frankly, bad. Even the Mexicans see that the American Dream is gone. Evaporated.

          My dream list --
          Taxed Payers pay a flat 10% of gross income.
          Welfare Burden limited to 10% of prior year net collected Taxes.
          HealthCare Burden limited to 20% of prior year net collected Taxes.
          Retirement Burden limited to 20% of prior year net collected Taxes.
          Military Burden limited to 20% of prior year net collected Taxes.
          Infrastructure Burden limited to 20% of prior year net collected Taxes.
          Education Burden limited to 10% of prior year net collected Taxes.
          Surplus accumulations to Foreign Aid to Water, Feed, and House.

          Change our nation's system of Commerce to include safeguards.
          Eliminate Corporate Protections, including Limited Liability Laws.
          Prohibit Lobby efforts by any past/present employee of Government.
      • Oct 16 2013: There seems to be crisis of Consciousness in the leadership. It may be a reflection of a similar crisis in Individuals of society feeling more and more isolated. More and more helpless. We seem to be deep into the rabbit hole of no hope. Then again, no great Transformation has occurred without having been preceded by great dangers.....great crises. The revolution must occur within the individual.....doubting everything for everything has lead us to this point. Fangers crossed

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