Polls: Americans Are Sick of the War On Terror, War On Drugs … And All of the Other Failed U.S. Wars

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The American people are now overwhelmingly opposed to more war in Ukraine, Syria, Iran and elsewhere.

A new Wall Street Journal/NBC poll shows:

Americans in large numbers want the U.S. to reduce its role in world affairs even as a showdown with Russia over Ukraine preoccupies Washington ….

In a marked change from past decades, nearly half of those surveyed want the U.S. to be less active on the global stage, with fewer than one-fifth calling for more active engagement—an anti-interventionist current that sweeps across party lines.

Pew poll from December found a majority of Americans – more than ever before in Pew’s 50-year history of polling this question – think the U.S. “should mind its own business internationally and let other countries get along as best they can on their own.”

Pew/USA Today poll conducted over the weekend found that Americans  oppose – by a…

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2 thoughts on “Polls: Americans Are Sick of the War On Terror, War On Drugs … And All of the Other Failed U.S. Wars

    1. thunderbolt1959 Post author

      There is a long, “rich” history of what motivates the continuation of war. Money & power. Except that too few share in too little of it…Perhaps? Or does it reach deeper? Maybe a level where there is genuine honesty about the reality……..And there is neither enough money, power or self deceit available to convince fewer people it has any honor to it…..

      I wish there were more time…..Take Care, PJ

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