That’s a confusingly mixed analogy. Unless maybe I compare it to the pause between secession and Ft. Sumter. No, that doesn’t work.
What the hell is a cold civil war? It makes no sense.
Cold war no fighting
Cold civil war is no fighting but still enemies.
But this time we fight with our dollars
I’ve written a whole book on what a modern civil war looks like. Calling it a cold civil war has merits, it is being carried on with proxy armies.
“Surviving Civil War II”