“Refugees are Welcome” used to be a slogan of the Left. Now it is of the Right.
Readers – and a couple of leipglo writers – share tales of a New Year’s Eve that fell way short of expectations…
“I wanted to understand where I came from and what made me who I am. Actually, I was inspired by Thomas Mellon, a 19th century Irish emigrant to the US who wrote: ‘If you would know yourself, begin with the study of your forefathers.’”
The force acts as one – that’s what happens when two geeky sic-fi vigilantes and Leipglo columnists go to watch Star Wars.
The offensive-countering by either side is reminiscent of a playground battle. Any statement which is followed by a ‘but’ can be forgotten. Blame-shifting means no responsibility to change is required by either side.
What’s more powerful? violence or respect?