Making a nation democratic (was: Why Do They Hate Us?)

John Napier of Merchiston
Tue, 30 Oct 2001 21:40:50 -0800

There will be growth in the spring.

At 10/30/2001 09:31 PM, Sherry Listgarten wrote:
>A war is a form of "gardening" -- removing distasteful weeds.
>A "helping hand" after the war is another form of gardening -- it can take
>the form of pesticides to prevent weeds from growing back (e.g., occupying
>forces), or enhancing conditions so the weeds are rejected by other plants
>when they try to come back (e.g., improving economic conditions).