Tag Archives: Terry Jones

Assigning Disgrace Appropriately

It’s been eleven years and now and the anniversary of 9/11 has become more a ritual of sadness than a call to arms, and the politics this year reflected that. No one called for war – not now – and … Continue reading

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One More 9/11

Some of us don’t do that passionate thing. Maybe it’s the Czech heritage – Jaroslav Hašek through Vaclav Havel through Milan Kundera – a pose of bemused irony hiding careful thinking and an iron will to change things gets more … Continue reading

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