Terror Plot or Political Ploy … ?

Too early to say, but this article by a former British ambassador is interesting. “Be sceptical,” he says, “be very, very sceptical.” I agree …

Some will certainly need more facts about the case — or at least some of us, but not the now unreadable Christopher Hitchens, who in his latest article on terrorism separates the goodies out from the baddies (de gustibus non disputandum est) … Quite tellingly, he writes: “whether or not the London plot turns out to have been real …” Exactly, why should the good and great of this earth quibble with facts when we have a war on “Islamic fascism” to wage …

More later on Hitchens’ contortions and the US war on terror to come …


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