GCSE Full Course Conflict

Do we need nuclear weapons? ​​ (AO2 ​​ 4 marks)



  • No because Jesus said if someone angered us we should turn the other cheek.

  • No because Jesus taught forgiveness for our enemies.

  • No, because Hindu teachings of Ahimsa teach that you should not cause harm to any living thing.

  • Yes because some people would argue they can be used as a deterrent.

  • Yes if they are used for self defence because we have to stand up for ourselves.

  • Yes if the war is to fight to destroy evil.