“I don’t think that Mr. Putin has the same values that we do,” Obama said in response to Putin’s controversial op-ed.And thank God for that! Somebody has to believe in "just war." Watching USA politicians you'd think they understood "just war" as "only war."
This comes to mind of having read George Weigel, who as a cheerleader for the theocon attacks on Iraq and Afghanistan, distorted Aquinas's teaching which nearly eliminated the possibility of a just war to sounding like the response toe very international crisis was just (only) war.
Read his work, especially in his First Things essays, if you can stomach it.
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