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Killer Quotes – Eisenhower on the arms race

“Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.”

Dwight D Eisenhower (34th President of the United States of America)

Not many people have encapsulated the utter waste and moral bankruptcy of the proliferation of arms at the expense of solving social problems such as unemployment, poverty, hunger and the widening gulf between the haves and the have-nots. Continue reading

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