Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly Iraq: Just War Revisited
Three years after the Iraq invasion, how do experts stand on the war’s justifiability? Details
Program: Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly
Episode: Iraq: Just War Revisited
When is a preventive war, such as the invasion of Iraq, justified? Pacifists such as the Christian Peacemaker Teams say never. Others, like President Bush, say it depends on practical national interest and whether the benefits outweigh the costs. Meanwhile, consciously or not, most of us probably weigh the morality of war using centuries-old just war theory.
Premiere Date: 03/24/2006
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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