Kenneth (kensmind) wrote in polloftheday,
Kenneth
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War, what is it good for?

Which of the following do you most agree with?

War is justified sometimes
7(53.8%)
War is always wrong
6(46.2%)

Which of the following were "just" (as in justified) wars?

The American Revolution
5(16.7%)
The War of 1812
1(3.3%)
The Mexican War
1(3.3%)
The Civil War
3(10.0%)
The Spanish-American War
1(3.3%)
The First World War
1(3.3%)
The Second World War
5(16.7%)
The Korean War
1(3.3%)
The Vietnam War
0(0.0%)
The First Iraq War (1991)
3(10.0%)
The Afghanistan War (2001)
2(6.7%)
The Second Iraq War (2002)
1(3.3%)
None of the above
6(20.0%)

Which of the following were unjust wars?

The American Revolution
3(3.9%)
The War of 1812
5(6.6%)
The Seminole War
7(9.2%)
The Mexican War
8(10.5%)
The Civil War
3(3.9%)
The Spanish-American War
7(9.2%)
The First World War
5(6.6%)
The Second World War
3(3.9%)
The Korean War
5(6.6%)
The Vietnam War
9(11.8%)
The First Iraq War (1991)
5(6.6%)
The Afghanistan War (2001)
6(7.9%)
The Second Iraq War (2002)
8(10.5%)
Another one not included on this list (tell us which one in a comment)
1(1.3%)
None of the above
1(1.3%)

Which of the following dictators or situations called for military intervention?

Adolph Hitler
11(14.7%)
The Japanese Empire in WW2
6(8.0%)
Sadam Hussein in 1991
4(5.3%)
Sadam Hussein in 2002
2(2.7%)
The genocide in Rwanda
6(8.0%)
The genocide in Bosnia
7(9.3%)
Joseph Stalin
3(4.0%)
General Augusto Pinochet
4(5.3%)
Kim Jong Il
3(4.0%)
Kim Jong Un
3(4.0%)
Manuel Noriega
3(4.0%)
Joseph Kony
4(5.3%)
Fidel Castro
2(2.7%)
Ho Chi Minh
1(1.3%)
Isis
6(8.0%)
Al Qaeda
5(6.7%)
Osama Bin Laden
5(6.7%)
Another not on this list (tell us who in a comment)
0(0.0%)
None of the above
0(0.0%)
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