Mr. Kissinger, have you no shame?

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December 27, 2010
Slate
by Christopher Hitchens  
Posted in Commentary, PND Commentary

"So our culture has once again suffered a degradation by the need to explain away the career of this disgusting individual. And what if we did, indeed, accept the invitation to 'remember the context of his entire life?' Here's what we would find: the secret and illegal bombing of Indochina, explicitly timed and prolonged to suit the career prospects of Nixon and Kissinger. The pair's open support for the Pakistani army's 1971 genocide in Bangladesh .... Kissinger's long and warm personal relationship with the managers of other human abattoirs ..." (12/27/10)

http://www.slate.com/id/2279258/  

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