Wednesday, May 30, 2007

Doing the Right Thing in Darfur

Michael Gerson recently traveled to Darfur, and describes it as "a whirlwind tour of hell." His column today in the NY Post summarizes the situation and our options. Conclusion:

"The choice here is far from obvious. Escalation has risks; if not done in earnest, it is better not to begin at all. America is understandably weary and distracted. But a question hangs over the history of our time: Are we too tired to oppose genocide?"