May 16, 2014
Bring Back the Girls -- Quietly
Peggy Noonan, Wall Street Journal
The Associated Press
There is nothing wrong with taking action—when possible—that is contained, discrete, swift, targeted, humanitarian and, not least, can be carried through successfully. And then shutting up about it. That might remind the world—and ourselves—who we are. And it might have very helpful effects down the road. "If we do that, the Americans may come." Leave the monsters guessing.
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