Should the U.S. go to war to protect them? Because allowing the Russians to have Ukraine will lead to that. Most confrontations are perception based. Not on a cold blooded analysis of interests.
When all the virtues of nuclear war are considered, I have to say it's much more preferable. How could anyone not agree?
“To do evil, a human being must first of all believe that what he’s doing is good" - Solzhenitsyn
"...with the terrorists, you have to take out their families." - Donald Trump