A Bunch of Stuff...

Ian Andrew Bell fork@ianbell.com
Tue, 21 Jan 2003 10:15:51 -0800


On Tuesday, January 21, 2003, at 09:37 AM, Daniel Grisinger wrote:
> Just as an example, what do you think would have happened if
> a couple of hundred thousand people had shown up Saturday in
> Iraq to protest their government's refusal to follow international
> rules as set forth by the UN over the past decade?  I bet they'd
> have been gassed, shot, arrested, and a large number would have
> been disappeared into Saddam's torture pits.

They might be dead, but at least their voices would have been given 
validity.

> Criticizing Americans is not only ok, but is positively encouraged.
> To suggest otherwise is to display the typical lack of honesty
> that so characterizes "thought" on the left today.

Sorry.. didn't mean to offend you with our criticisms.

-Ian.