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At this point, the Ukrainians are providing that hedge of defense for us. But yes, we do need to do more at home. Problem is, reactionary conservatives wouldn't let it happen. There are already phony cries of "socialism" and all that jazz.Having a strong and healthy population as one of the superpowers of the world would be an excellent deterrent against Putin and would allow us to actually defend the rest of the world from Putin's tyranny and would let us actually prevent him from exporting it.