Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Quote of the Day

We need to recognize that our own military interventions are killing children the world over who are as innocent as the kids in Connecticut. The violent culture we spawn has a way of “blowing back” and killing our own.

– Danny Schechter
"The Slaughter of the Innocent"
Global Research
December 19, 2012

Related Offsite Links:
What If Children Mattered No Matter Where They Lived – and Died? – Peter Hart (Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting via The Progressive Catholic Voice, December 18, 2012).
In the U.S., Mass Child Killings Are Tragedies. In Pakistan, Mere 'Bug Splats' – George Monbiot (The Guardian, December 17, 2012).
'Did We Just Kill A Kid?' – Six Words That Ended a U.S. Drone Pilot's Career – Robert Johnson (Business Insider, December 17, 2012).
Newtown Kids v Yemenis and Pakistanis: What Explains the Disparate Reactions? – Glenn Greenwald (The Guardian, December 19, 2012).

See also the previous Wild Reed posts:
Something to Think About – December 14, 2012
Quote of the Day – December 15, 2012

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