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Real Responsibility

Instead of Bombing Dictators, Stop Selling Them Bombs’, goes the title of one Truthout article. I do approve of stopping arms sales to oppressors, and I even see the hypocrisy of variously profiting from and fighting the same dictators according to political expediency. But do people really expect that declining to bomb dictators to whom we once sold arms is a responsible way to cut our losses?

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