Donald Trump rightly insists that "I will be your peacemaker." In several recent speeches, he has warned that we have never been closer to World War III, and has called for a revival of President Reagan's "missile defense shield."

Lyndon LaRouche was the author of Reagan's Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI). To LaRouche, it was more than a needed defense against Soviet ICBMs, but it was to be a weapon against the dangerous strategic and economic policies of the imperial elites themselves.

Understanding that history will equip Americans to deal with the crises of today.

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