Seems to be something we've sort of forgotten. Nicholas Burns asks if the word "peace" is disappearing from our national conversation.
Stephen Walt points out that only those espousing a muscular (read: military-driven) foreign policy need apply for posts in Washington.
Christmas is, as Walt points out, looked upon as the season of peace. The Prince of Peace. Peace on Earth. Peace to all our readers, and let's share it in the coming year!