A Dramatic Wound to Civilization Itself – LewRockwell.com

Page 283, Beatty quotes British Prime Minister Asquith: “If [the BEF quits the field] the French will be left uncovered, Paris will fall, the French Army will be cut off and we shall never be able to hold our heads up in the world again. Better that the British Army should perish than that this shame should fall on us.” The callous disregard of human life by government officials should make every young man flee from military service. But alas, such is not the case.

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