If you’re an advocate for Deterrence Theory raise your hand. ✋ DPRK’s nuclear capability war deterrent is what’s preventing the US from taking aggressive military action against North Korea. Paradoxically, then, DPRK practicing nuclear deterrence is keeping the ☮️ on the KP.
2/Why am I defending DPRK’s putting nuclear deterrence theory into action?
1) On principle
2) North Koreans whom I’ve seen are super cool and I like them, wish we were friends
3) I love the Moranbong Band and Wangjaesan Dance Troupe
4) I take David’s side in David vs Goliath
3/When I’m convinced there’s a way to living peacefully w/ a normalized nuclear North Korea, but Washington stubbornly stands in the way, it’s infuriating. If the world will be better off living w/ nuclear NK in ☮️ on the KP, then my own country, the USA, is part of the problem.
4/In the interest in finding solutions to our problems, there are times when your home team isn’t contributing to the solution. Then, while showing no disloyalty, you work w/ other countries who can effect a global solution that your own country might even be an impediment to.
5/We really have to transcend our limitations and overcome our irrational fears and paranoia, and reach out to trust one another more so that we’ll increase ❤️ & ☮️ in our human experience. We have to go higher.

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