John Horgan: The United States is an extremely militaristic culture right now and we are armed to the teeth and we are very aggressive in pursuing our interests violently around the world. Until recently we were in two major armed conflicts. We just withdrew our troops from Iraq ...
A true pacifist doesn’t even think there should be police forces. I can’t agree with that.
I think religious people can really help to bring the end of war about very rapidly if they embrace the tenants of their faith.
I think that the debate over the existence of free will is so much more consequential than the debate over the existence of God.
War is just not something that you see when you go back into human evolution. And culture, in fact, can also help us overcome this very destructive behavior.