There are a lot worse things going on in our country right now than Gen.
It appears that we ordinary citizens, along with President
The seeds of hatred against the United States have been recklessly sown throughout the world. Take for instance, President
Then there was President Bush's lie-laden invasion of Iraq, also accompanied by drones. More accrued hatred for the U.S. Presently,
As it now stands, the U.S. has sanctioned preemptive strikes which pave the way for any country to do the same to us. You do not have to have a PhD to figure that out. It is a universal law — As ye sow, so shall ye reap. Immanuel Kant called it the Categorical Imperative which "commands that one should act only on universal principles, principles that could be adopted by all rational agents."
If our leaders have lost their moral compass, then it is up to the rest of us to "Occupy Integrity" and stand up for what is right. We have to rise above our apathy and fear and start writing letters to our members in Congress and to newspapers; speak out on radio
For the sake of our children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren we have to make our voices heard if we are to keep the United States safe from hate-induced retaliations. We must not allow our military to continue to use drones. A general's marital infidelity is unimportant compared to what we need to address — the same man's instigation and popularization of drone warfare.
Agnes Merrick, Towson