Golda Meir, the fourth prime minister of Israel, or rather the “Mother of Israel,” had a perfectly realistic point when she said that peace in the Middle East would only be possible “when Arabs love their children more than they hate us.”
Posts from the terrorism Category
Choose another category?
- art, etc.
- Current Affairs
- electronic life
- Infinite Jest
- Poetry, Literature, and Writing
Now that Osama bin Laden is dead, how do we get over our terror?
I’m all for fighting terror, but this seems too much of a “Big Brother” item to me..
FBI wants palm prints, eye scans, tattoo mapping – CNN.com
CLARKSBURG, West Virginia (CNN) — The FBI is gearing up to create a massive computer database of people’s physical characteristics, all part of an effort the bureau says to better identify criminals and terrorists.
The FBI wants to use eye scans, combined with other data, to help identify suspects.
But it’s an issue that raises major privacy concerns — what one civil liberties expert says should concern all Americans.
As I write, Fox News has reported on camera, if not online, that Benazir Bhutto is dead. I have been watching for just under an hour during which she has gone from having escaped from the bomb blast at her rally with no injuries, to having died in hospital of the injuries she had allegedly not received. The art department at Fox News has already got some basic portraits up with birth and death years under her face. Smoke is rising from the Photoshop machines there in the newsroom.
How fast things can happen. How hard it is to be a woman in politics in a country that loves to use women as doormats.