Arab fanaticism now plays the same role for conservatives that Communism played until the fall of the Berlin Wall: it justifies both a vigorous foreign policy abroad and an ever-vigilant approach to potential subversives at home.
Is he saying that Communism wasn't a real threat?
Is saying that Radical Islam is just a made-up enemy of American Freedom?
Is he saying that a vigorous foreign policy abroad and vigilance at home are BAD things?
The Economist has really gone over to the Dark Side on this "reporting".
posted on 02/08/2003 8:38:30 AM PST
(Space Is The Final Frontier.)
Is he saying that Radical Islam is just a made-up enemy of American Freedom?
I think the issue is that the author hasn't heard about the stuff that happened on September 11.
posted on 02/08/2003 4:03:27 PM PST
("The course of this conflict is not known, yet its outcome is certain." GWB)
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