"Truth is the first casualty in war." (Aristotle) "The swan that floats and doesn't sink represents the intransitory in the transitory." (Heidegger) "Every war has two losers." (Wm Stafford) We are called to resist normalization of war and militarization of foreign policy.
What began with cheap money for American homebuyers has expanded to the greatest financial market crisis since the war. The whole extent of bad credits with banks is not yet known, let alone the effects on the world economy. $500 billion worldwide may have dissolved in thin air.