Day: September 13, 2010

The Only Real Hope

I was surprised, but gratified, by the commemorations of 9/11 that took place on Saturday. They were dignified, and lacking antagonism despite the ongoing attempt to place a mosque near the Ground Zero site. For me, the ceremonies were an indication that our collective memory has not yet been erased. There are some things that a nation should never forget. The real question, though, is whether we will learn the right lessons from such events. Unfortunately, there will be some who… Read more »