The US Should Be a Force for Peace in the World, by Eisenhower Media Network

Anything that leads off with, “The Russia-Ukraine War has been an unmitigated disaster” is probably on the right track. From the Eisenhower Media Network at

A Call for Peace in Ukraine by U.S. National Security Experts

The following is the text of a full-page ad by the Eisenhower Media Network in the New York Times on May 16, 2023.

The Russia-Ukraine War has been an unmitigated disaster. Hundreds of thousands have been killed or wounded. Millions have been displaced. Environmental and economic destruction have been incalculable. Future devastation could be exponentially greater as nuclear powers creep ever closer toward open war.

We deplore the violence, war crimes, indiscriminate missile strikes, terrorism, and other atrocities that are part of this war. The solution to this shocking violence is not more weapons or more war, with their guarantee of further death and destruction.

As Americans and national security experts, we urge President Biden and Congress to use their full power to end the Russia-Ukraine War speedily through diplomacy, especially given the grave dangers of military escalation that could spiral out of control.

Sixty years ago, President John F. Kennedy made an observation that is crucial for our survival today. “Above all, while defending our own vital interests, nuclear powers must avert those confrontations which bring an adversary to a choice of either a humiliating retreat or a nuclear war. To adopt that kind of course in the nuclear age would be evidence only of the bankruptcy of our policy–or of a collective death-wish for the world.”

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One response to “The US Should Be a Force for Peace in the World, by Eisenhower Media Network

  1. By-Tor and the Snowdog

    Oh…I thought it was the Babylon Bee.
    Too much money to be made in the CPUSA’s 51st state the Kraine.
    Like Madeleine Albright said about Iraq, it’s worth it a few broken eggs here and there and it’s all whitey people which is a feature to them.
    The Derp State doesn’t have the self-awareness to notice the warpigs bad optics of a brokered peace deal shot right down by the FUSA.


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