November 12, 2005

NYT Understands Blaming Israel for the Amman Attacks

Aptly named Times reporter Michael Slackman writes, "Blaming Israel is not just a knee jerk...; for many Arabs, it is their reality."

Is rationalizing their severe cognitive distortions a way of bringing people into the community of advanced nations?

Several of the Muslim observers Slackman quotes have a more levelheaded view of the situation than he apparently does.