February 16th, 2010


Inexorably, in Red

Confronted again with pictures of flag-draped coffins and mutilated bodies, with the sounds of random gunfire and angry chants, the world had to readjust to the fact that not every problem is solvable, that the global tide of peace is not inexorable, and that progress does not inevitably make civilizations more civilized.
    -- "Fires Of Hate", Time, October 23, 2000
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