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Yeah, I'm of two minds about it.  It is meaningful to a certain constituency, and that's important.  But then, as in Lebanon, you start to build this culture of martyrdom, where each side near-deifies its own "martyrs," and in a polarized and highly charged atmosphere, it just contributes to the downward spiral.
by the stormy present (stormypresent aaaaaaat gmail etc) on Thu Dec 27th, 2007 at 10:58:13 AM EST
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