Quotes of the Week
"If you kill one terrorist and one hundred civilians, are you further away from terror - or nearer?" John le Carré
"On September 11 2001, America felt its vulnerability even to threats that gather on the other side of the Earth. We resolved then, and we are resolved today, to confront every threat from any source that could bring sudden terror and suffering to America. " George W. Bush
Number of victims on 11th September 2001: 2,996 (2,948 of those are confirmed as dead, but heartbreakingly 24 of those are reported dead and another 24 are simply reported as missing).
Estimated number of civilians killed by the military intervention in Iraq: 41,650 - 46,318
"I think it's clear that we are safer but not really yet safe" Condoleezza Rice
“Everybody's worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there's a really easy way: stop participating in it.” Noam Chomsky
9 hours ago