August 22, 2013
The End of the World Is Starting in Syria
Ari Shavit, Haaretz
Can this really be happening? In the 21st century? Only a few hundred kilometers from where I am sitting writing this piece? Can it be that only hours ago a tyrant used chemical weapons against his own people who were rebelling in the capital’s suburbs against his tyranny? Can it be that during this gorgeous summer, Arab women and children are being gassed to death by an Arab dictator?