scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 1,124
War In The Coming Century As we turn the page on a century full of war and conflict it is a good time to think about the possibilities this next century holds The threat of war today is far greater than at any time in history The presence of nuclear weapons not only threatens the destruction of our world as we know it but also the existence of mankind altogether The scary part is that the chance of a major war or even a World War III in the coming century is very high It seems like the United States and other countries have been walking a tightrope between war and peace where one little slip could have disastrous consequences Will we face a repeat of the bloody violence and anguish of years past Many people have tried to answer that question recently as they have throughout history World War I was supposed to be the war to end all wars Many people predicted it would end in a lasting peace When the Berlin Wall came down it was a sign to many of a future filled with peace and unity Of course these predictions were very wrong as are the predictions being made for a future of peace now I agree with Winston Churchill when he said The further backward you look the further forward you can see Emmott 6 Looking backward I see a century of continuous struggle between nations for power possessions and advantages This struggle was at the root of almost every war in history It is constant it never has stopped and it never will The point is this battle between nations has always and will again lead to war Maybe youre still convinced that there is some way to avoid this fate You have hope that somehow someway we will learn from our past mistakes We will suddenly turn off our path towards destruction and take steps toward
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA