Tag: France

France Was Not the Only Target

We cannot ignore the reality of the terror that is spreading around the world. History is abundant with examples of regimes and cultures that have simply killed those that they disagree with. In spite of its flaws, the US is, as Lincoln well understood, “the last best hope of earth,” and we always need to remind others of the need for freedom and the threats to it.

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Obama’s Decision Was Repugnant

Obama’s decision not to accept the invitation of French President François Hollande, to march side-by-side in France’s historic protest against terrorism is repugnant. I use that term on purpose: When I was in sixth grade, I asked my teacher, Mr. Hoppe, “what’s the worst thing I can call a person,” to which he replied, “repugnant.”

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