Re: Rotting in Hell ..(or should that be Sheol?)

From: Miriam English (
Date: Sat Sep 15 2001 - 19:21:56 MDT

At 12:37 PM 15/09/2001 -0400, Brian Phillips wrote:
> Tribe or nation..and which nation? Simple
>decison. So I don't wind up doing EEGs on
>more young sailors who wind up with brain
>damage from a ship blowing up while defending
>the interests of a foreign power with avowed
>goals counter to American principles of
>freedom and tolerance.

I don't think the choice is a simple binary one. There are many, many other

  - Those governing in Israel could be gently persuaded by its allies and
Jews abroad that their current intolerant and inflexible attitude is part
of the sickness that is hurting all of us.

  - Countries currently supporting Israel could also give visible and
peaceful support to the Palestinian people.

Those are off the top of my head. I am sure there are many more ingenious,
more peaceful, and more warlike solutions -- I am not particularly smart,
and there are some brilliant minds on this list.

I doubt that forcing a simple choice of "them or us" will be helpful in the
long run.


         - Miriam

Q. What is the similarity between an elephant and a grape?
A. They are both purple... except for the elephant.
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