“You were given the choice between war and dishonor. You chose dishonor, and you will have war.”
These were the prophetic words spoken by Winston Churchill in the immediate aftermath of the signing of the Munich treaty which handed Czechoslavakia to the Nazis in return for “peace in our time.” Of course, in less than a year, the world was at war.
Appeasement, like all policies conceived in the spirit of utopia, does not bring forth security, nor does it bring peace. On the contrary, appeasement insures eventual conflagration.
By acknowledging the hegemonic designs of the Islamic state of Iran, this administration is enabling tyranny and mass murder.