The news depresses me daily – needless violence, death, destruction, the war and how we got there, the ugly, greedy people that run the country, the people that voted for them, the flickering environment, the dying arts – every day there’s one or ten more news items that just push me deeper and deeper. But …
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I was moved to tears this morning hearing Ramsey Clark on NPR saying “if one wrong justifies another there will be no end to wrongs” in answer to criticism of his potentially defending Saddam Hussein in court. I wish our president and our new secretary of state believed this.