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Old 11-30-2011, 02:34 PM
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Default Re: Lessons Learned: Iraq War Redux? (Robert Wright & Heather Hurlburt)

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I think when you say something like this, though, people read you as saying Israel shouldn't exist, and I don't believe that's your point.
it would also imply that the US shouldn't exist if that were a valid interpretation of his point. I think what is useful in that analogy is precisely the fact that the founding of america on genocide, although odious, doesn't mean that we think america shouldn't exist. I take Wonder's point to be designed implicitly so as not to give that impression that you think it gives.
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