Re: Democracy held hostage

Date: Mon Oct 01 2001 - 18:14:09 MDT

In a message dated 10/1/01 2:56:18 PM,

>> Indicting them for violating the Koran (which they did in spades; it
>> calls for killing infidels but not like this) is a superior insult.
>Ignoring the issue of whether your target audience will believe you
>(doubtful, you've been already flagged as Great Satan), the target
>audience will never see you propaganda, because relevant media are
>extremely prejudiced against western memes.

Access to the target audience is a legitimate issue. But Western media's
pervasive, between CNN, the BBC, Radio Free America, etc. I'd sure be
nice if we got Islamic fire-and-brimstone types thundering about the
Satanic evil of these actions, and at least the honest ones should feel
that way. You don't have to approve of the US to be horrified by this.

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b30 : Sat May 11 2002 - 17:44:11 MDT