For the first time Bradley in your efforts to find the middle ground and change the discourse from the extremes or pre 1940's National Chauvanisms and totalitarianisms to one of mutual National redemption (redemption is the right word -- not divine redemption but rather redemption in the eyes of people) and democratization; I must say; Its about time somebody besides me says this. I agree 100% we need to negotiate in such a way whereby all sides take responsibility for the morass we all find ourselves in. Absolutely brilliant analysis.
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