posted on Aug, 27 2005 @ 06:57 PM
as posted by fishbrain
The power is with the masses. The masses make the decisions, not the minority.
The only power that is in a civil population, ie: masses, is the ability to vote in and vote out those in power.
decisions that can be made by the masses is by vote.
As such, the only
decisions that the masses make are to vote.
Other than that, those in power, the minority, make the decisions and have the power, via the masses relinquishing such to them via their votes.
Ending war is a utopian dream, as history well indicates and records.
The notion and reality of war will ever be among humankind as long as it continues to exist.