Fat Steve's Blatherings

Tuesday, July 19, 2005

What Makes Terrorists Attack?

      Caleb Carr has a subscriber-only Wall Street Journal piece that Glenn excerpts:
      In all of these examples, then, the "trigger" for terrorist action was not any newly adopted Western posture of force and defiance.  Rather, it was a deepening of the targeted public's wish to deal with terrorism through avoidance and accommodation, a mass descent into the psychological belief, so often disproved by history, that if we only leave vicious attackers alone, they will leave us alone.

      Go read all you can access.

THE HOUSE OF SAUD MUST BE DESTROYED -- AND WILL BE!

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