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National Liberation Movement

You remembered that, hmm.....

I think what's important here is that the Zapatero's efforts to recognize the validity of the concerns that ETA capitalizes on while condemning violence won out, while Aznar's years of hard repression (banning newspapers, torturing the editors, Jesus Christ.) did not end ETA.  There's a lesson here.

If you are serious about peace you have to be willing to recognize seperate the sympathizers from the pathological core, and recognize that in democracies sometimes people disagree ferociously , but that doesn't give you the right to make their opinion illegal.

And I'll give my consent to any government that does not deny a man a living wage-Billy Bragg

by ManfromMiddletown (manfrommiddletown at lycos dot com) on Wed Mar 22nd, 2006 at 11:52:13 AM EST
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