17 January 2003
From bad to worse
Sometimes the simplest questions stir the greatest passions.
"Which is worse?" asks Joshua Claybourn. "Communism or terrorism?"
The comments are instructive. (My own contribution, at #3: "You can have terrorism without communism, but the historical record suggests that you can't have communism without terrorism.") And another question comes to mind: does the ongoing war on terrorism constitute Cold War II?