Bumper Sticker #5

(I’m just going to keep tossing these out there. I welcome reaction and response to them. The context of this one is thanks to President Dwight D. Eisenhower. In his farewell address he  introduced us to and warned us about the military-industrial complex:

“In the councils of government, we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex. The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists and will persist. We must never let the weight of this combination endanger our liberties or democratic processes. We should take nothing for granted. Only an alert and knowledgeable citizenry can compel the proper meshing of the huge industrial and military machinery of defense with our peaceful methods and goals, so that security and liberty may prosper together.”

Hence, Bumper Sticker #5:

ARMS MAKERS FIND WAR PROFITABLE.

Pace.

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