Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Tell A Friend Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites
Exclusive to OpEdNews:
OpEdNews Op Eds

How to Avoid/Prevent World War III?

By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message JanStephen Cavanaugh       (Page 1 of 1 pages)     Permalink    (# of views)   5 comments

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; , Add Tags
Add to My Group(s)

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Author 92606
- Advertisement -
The Primary Question of Our Time

Prophetic voices secular and religious are warning us that humanity is entering into the opening stages of WWIII.

- Advertisement -
If we stay on this present course, futurists predict rapid and radically negative and downward trends in the quality of life on this planet beyond 2050.

Given all the war and more war on the evening news, drones on others today and drones on us tomorrow, it appears the only thing a large majority of humanity agrees upon is that it embraces the Age of Terror, some with great eagerness as war is their way.
- Advertisement -

If this were a living human being, we would hurry it into the emergency room and work feverishly to save it from its suicidal behavior. The patient needs shock treatment. With all these signs of impending catastrophe, does it not make sense to call humanity to the global peace table?

In theory, yes, but how shall we make a reality of this common hope of humanity building the age of peace? How shall we make the argument for peace strong and believable? How can we enable humanity to trust peace? It is easy to make war sexy, but it is much harder to do so for justice. Justice the answer to war.

Avoiding WWIII requires setting the stage for large-scale action that can change the story we are telling ourselves about ourselves about war and peace.
- Advertisement -

Will President Obama do these things. Yes, if he can feel the winds of peace strongly at this back.

Kick starting the Age of Peace 2050 Project in 2015 is one place to start building the wings of peace.

 

- Advertisement -

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

JanStephen James Cavanaugh was born in 1943 in Canada, the oldest of eight raised to run the family farms, but a dream changed all that and in 1964 he expatriated to the United States of America to study for Roman Catholic priesthood. Not (more...)
 

JanStephen Cavanaugh Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Follow Me on Twitter     Writers Guidelines
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

STAY IN THE KNOW
If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
Name
Email
   (Opens new browser window)
 

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

The Global War on Terror May Never End

How to Avoid/Prevent World War III?

The Winds of War 2015 and Election USA 2016

President Obama Goes to United Nations: Five Hundred Words to Change the Course of History

Support Trump Effort on North Korea

World Without War 2050