The world is a safer place since the USA led alliance took control of Afganistan and Iraq.?
On average, everyone strongly disagrees with nonconsensus between 247 voters.
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The world is a safer place since the USA led alliance took control of Afganistan and Iraq.
Reasons To Disagree
The world has become increasingly unsafer each day the present criminal administration retains and consolidates power in the USA
5 March 2006
The level of dominance the 'west' has on the rest of the world is increasing. Eventually the tipping scales of balance will collapse altogther.
1 April 2006
The aim of the "war against terrorism" in such places as Afghanistan and Iraq is not to make the world a safer place; the aim is to make the world safer for George W Bush, Tony Blair, and Big Business.
4 November 2007
11 October 2010
The war is getting bigger and always will until, people learn to put it all behind them, and start new
13 June 2011
USA goverments are the terrorists! They have been manipulating and destroying people for too long.
31 December 2012
Reasons To Agree
Only slightly - but it IS a start.
20 September 2006
Of course it is! How many other attacks could have been generated if we did not physically fight these terrorists?
31 October 2006
I do feel safer flying
30 August 2008
Reasons for Remain Neutral
No - but I bet the newly recruited Afghani policewomen (see latest Listener article) are feeling pretty good about themselves at the moment (well done the Kiwi cop behind that)- couldn't have done that without US-lead liberation from the Taliban. The world has never really been a safe place anywhere, that's a real cliche - ask the Kahui twins or JonBenet - let's get some perspective.
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