posted on Jul, 4 2019 @ 10:22 PM
a reply to: ElGoobero
Is it the poor people who benifit from war? Maybe to some degree if they are on the winning side. But it is the rich who win the most, or, lose the
So I would say that it is the rich who push for wars. They finance them and the profit from them.
Those big wars taught those rich people, the capitalists that ''big wars'' were no longer profitable to them as the power of weapons has grown so
unmerciful that to devestate large areas of the major industrial countries would hurt not only the loosers but the winners as well as the money they
would need to rebuild, like after WWII would be to great.
So now, those rich people only orchestrate ''small wars'' fighting over smaller turf and resources.
There is no profit in ''big wars'' any more.
At least that is my immediate thinking.