Archive for February 20, 2003

It’s good to know that

February 20, 2003

It’s good to know that some people are still willing to protest against violent dictators.

Samizdata contributor Brian Micklethwait blogs

February 20, 2003

Samizdata contributor Brian Micklethwait blogs what a lot of pro-war bloggers (myself included) can only hope is the real agenda of the Bush administration.

The purpose of taking out Saddam is not just to take out Saddam, but to wrench the whole balance of power in the Muslim world into a different state, a state far less helpful to Islamofascist (and other) terrorists.

Of course, this idea is hardly brand new, but this particular article sums up the moral position, and the “why Iraq” debate pretty well.