In Perspective: The Golden Rule, David Meakes brings passion, revealing insight, and thoughtful analysis to illustrate his visceral hatred of the immorality and cruelty of war. By taking the reader through his growing years; his religious and political beliefs; his five years of WWII experience; the assassinations of President John Kennedy, Dr. Martin Luther King, and Senator Robert Kennedy; and his comprehensive review of the causes and solutions of war, he presents a distinctive and informative approach to an ancient, momentous problem. Meakes uses a historical timeline, commentary and analysis, and relevant quotations to help illustrate his intelligent and carefully researched commentary on religious and political issues and historical events. His hope? That this tiny seed will grow, culminating in a global, peaceful society.