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NATO finds anti science threat to world security

beware colin leslie dean and his followers

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article19330.htm [nofollow]
The Group's Report identifies six key "challenges", which may often result as potential threats to global security:

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There is also the more philosophic problem of the rise of the irrational – the discounting of the rational. Though seemingly abstract, this problem is demonstrated in deeply practical ways. [These include] the decline of respect for logical argument and evidence, a drift away from science in a civilization that is deeply technological

 The controversial NATO sponsored report entitled  “Towards a Grand Strategy for an Uncertain World: Renewing Transatlantic Partnership". calls for a first strike use of nuclear weapons. The preemptive use of nukes would also be used to undermine an "increasingly brutal World" as a means to prevent the use of weapons of mass destruction:

    "They [the authors of the report] consider that nuclear war might soon become possible in an increasingly brutal world. They propose the first use of nuclear weapons must remain "in the quiver of escalation as the ultimate instrument to prevent the use of weapons of mass destruction". (Paul Dibb, Sidney Morning Herald, 11 February 2008) 


 

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NATO finds critique of science threat to world security
« Reply #1 on: 12/02/2008 14:23:17 »
Scary stuff.
I wish people would grow up and realise that there is, actually, no one you can bomb, strategically, when dealing with terrorists and 'idealisms'. Vietnam was a long time ago, I suppose. They forgot about that fiasco as soon as they could.
 

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NATO finds critique of science threat to world security
« Reply #2 on: 12/02/2008 15:15:42 »
NATO finds anti science threat to world security

beware colin leslie dean and his followers

Is NATO targetting Mr Dean? I never realised they were so sensible, perhaps they have read some of his "poetry"

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   "They [the authors of the report] consider that nuclear war might soon become possible

Hasn't it been possible for a long time?

 

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NATO finds critique of science threat to world security
« Reply #3 on: 12/02/2008 21:51:13 »
The fact, amply documented, that Al Qaeda is supported  by the CIA and Britain's MI6 is beside the point.

That sort of statement would make we wary of any article that contained it. The only place I've seen that claim documented is on conspiracy theory sites (and in that Michael Moore film) that offer no real proof of its veracity.
« Last Edit: 12/02/2008 21:52:46 by DoctorBeaver »
 

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