posted on Aug, 26 2009 @ 01:31 AM
Originally posted by cloakndagger
There is no reason to fight a war over resources. There is no need to fight over anything. If governments and the people were to unite in order to
preserve the human species then anything is possible. If we were to join forces without a profit motive and for the motive of survival we could
literally travel the galaxy. We could find new star systems in our galaxy that have a habitable planet. If man was to really unite for the good of the
species then anything is possible.
I think we get a big ole' fat "F-" on that test, unfortunately. Pick up any history book. The evidence is not generally encouraging.
Your idea is beautiful, but I see very little in human nature or our track record to suggest its even remotely possible.