Fault Lines

Beinart, Peter
October 2001
New Republic;10/1/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 14, p8
Focuses on the political debate over whether the United States has the moral authority to go to war in light of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Reference to an article in the journal "The Nation" according to which this war is not really the war of democracy versus terror; Issue of the oppression of Muslims at the hands of Americans; Reasons behind religious leader Osama bin Laden's hatred for the U.S.; Discussion of the notion that the struggle with bin Laden is not a new war.


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