Wednesday, February 02, 2005


"Americans finally got a good look at who they are fighting for: millions of average people who have suffered for years under dictatorship and who now desperately want to live in a free and peaceful country. Their votes were an act of courage and faith -- and an answer to the question of whether the mission in Iraq remains a just cause."

Read the rest in the Washington Post.

But as Debra Saunders found out, even Iraqis wonder at the justice in some American's hearts. "I ask Al-Bander what he thinks of those who pronounced Iraqis as incapable of ruling themselves. 'I think it is racism,' he answers. 'What amazes me, it is coming from liberals.'"