While Our Troops Remain on Iraq's Streets There is no Hope
...from Common Dreams and Jonathan Steele:
Addendum (5:52 PM PDT) : I keep thinking about this and thinking about this...
How is it that the world community stands by and watches all this happen in Iraq...? In my little corner of the world we try to fix what doesn't work. How come nobody's fixing this?
Don't answer that. I don't wanna know. My mom used to push the "ignorance is bliss thing". I scoffed for a long time. I'm not so sure any more.
Snakes. I grew up in a place with Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnakes... I've not outgrown my fear of them, nor the impulse to see them everywhere.