The Nerve of Them All

In recent days, the world has been transfixed upon the horror of a crime against humanity as it has been described by our government and the media. The press is clamoring for more details, sordid stories and catchy anecdotes to report in search of attention and sensationalism. People are expressing their opinions and views on whether or not to retaliate in kind or to just stand by and not act at all. We are here today to make clear our position and to remind us all of what we are really obliged to do in this remarkably abhorrent situation. It seems that an adversary nation has decided to take the barbaric course of engaging in genocide, that is, the wholesale murder of innocent civilians - men women and even children of their own culture and nationality - by the use of artificial and deadly nerve agents of mass human destruction.  It [...]