what war since WWII protected our freedoms?

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    simple question, what war since WWII, if not fought, would have lead to a loss of freedoms and/or safety by Americans.
     
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    The US has not been invaded since the War of 1812
     
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    ok and?

    Just because we weren't invaded since 1812 doesn't mean we haven't Protected our Freedoms.
     
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    No war, including WW2, was fought for our freedoms since the Revolutionary War.
     
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    Well let's see... Despite the half measures and failures born of Leftist subversion; there's The Korean War, The Vietnam War, The Reagan covert war in Central America, The Invasion of Grenada and Panama... Desert Storm and the US Global War on Terror.
     
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    how have/did the wars in:

    - korea
    - vietnam
    - reagan's war
    - grenade/panama
    - on an emotion

    protect our freedoms or safety? please explain
     
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    if russia and us did not confront hilter would he have not come after us like he already said he would?
     
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    Unlikely. Hitler didn't want to fight the U.K., why would we want to fight the U.S.?
     
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    None of the wars, with the exception of our own Civil War would have resulted in a reduction of Americans freedoms.
     
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    I guess we aren't supposed to pre-empt invasion. We're only allowed to defend ourself AFTER people are killed.

    Take that reasoning and apply it to domestic violence victims and see how stupid it sounds.
     

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