Always (I'll be surprised if anyone chooses this)
Only when moderately necessary.
Only when extremely necessary.
Never (Probably more people will choose this than the other extreme).
"To waste, to destroy, our natural resources, to skin and exhaust the land instead of using it so as to increase its usefulness, will result in undermining in the days of our children the very prosperity which we ought by rights to hand down to them."~ Theodore Roosevelt (Message to Congress, Dec. 3, 1907)
It is not very unreasonable that the rich should contribute to the public expense, not only in proportion to their revenue, but something more than in that proportion.
"Wealth of Nations," Book V, Chapter II, Part II, Article I, pg.911
The United States should only go to war with a Declaration of War. Only through Congress and with support of the American people.
No preemptive war.
No playing world police.
No nation building.
When it is justified in doing so.
"The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their neutrality in times of moral crisis."
Actually, it goes to show you have a complete disregard for human life. That, or you are unaware of the horrors and the grief war creates. It's also rather disturbing your posts have been thanked.
"If religious instruction were not allowed until the child had attained the age of reason, we would be living in quite a different world" - Christopher Hitchens
> Good to be back, but I'm only visiting for a few weeks. <