Trump’s Vision of a Militarized America
War Is Boring

Having a bloated military in (relative) peacetime has not been a help historically either. France for example maintained a gigantic military prior to WW2. A moderately sized (proportional to population/gdp) but thoroughly modern, well trained and professional force can scale up rapidly if needed- particularly if a strong economy, well educated workforce, and population motivated to defend its way of life has not been sacrificed.

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