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Two armies are two bodies which meet and try to frighten each other

-- Napoleon Bonaparte

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When should America declare war?

To protect our national interest abroad.4 %4 %4 % 4.65 % (4)
To protect our declared allies.3 %3 %3 % 3.49 % (3)
To retaliate for attacks on America.31 %31 %31 % 31.40 % (27)
To defend foriegn democracies.5 %5 %5 % 5.81 % (5)
To aid righteous nations that ask for our help.4 %4 %4 % 4.65 % (4)
All of the above.43 %43 %43 % 43.02 % (37)
Other. Please explain in comments.2 %2 %2 % 2.33 % (2)
Never, war should never be an option.4 %4 %4 % 4.65 % (4)

Total votes: 86
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1863: In the second day of fighting, Confederate troops fails to dislodge a Union force at the Battle of LaFourche Crossing.

1864: Union General Ulysses S. Grant stretches his lines further around Petersburg, Virginia, accompanied by his commander-in-chief, Abraham Lincoln.

1900: General Arthur MacArthur offers amnesty to Filipinos rebelling against American rule.

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1919: Germans scuttle their own fleet at Scapa Flow, Scotland.

1942: The Allies surrender at Tobruk, Libya.

1945: Japanese forces on Okinawa surrender to American troops.