Mr. Obama’s sloppy thinking on the subject is alarming.
By Daniel Oliver
The American Spectator
January 31st 2011
President Barack Obama’s Friday evening statement on the situation in Egypt reminds us of George Orwell’s comment that sloppy writing leads to dangerous political thinking.
“Good evening,” said the president (ritually, if, under the circumstances, inaccurately). “As the situation continues to unfold, our first concern is preventing injury or loss of life.” Our first concern?
Egypt has been our most important ally in the Arab-speaking world. … Read more