well we get to not have to worry about our very large northern border very much, and if anyone tries to invade through there, then we get a canadian buffer
im not incredibly familar with the falkland's war, you must excuse my ignorance
the reason to support the strength of a countries military is that strength provides the ability to all other values
there are no philosophers in a place where you must be concerned about survival at all times
sure western europe is doing good now
but 70 years ago?
the tactical positions of the US provides the best guarantee that one can create of sustaining your stature of life
the view of an empire, perhaps