They are not always so clear. So beautiful. So well balanced.
Annie of Uncorrelated points to James Taranto pointing to the Nicolas Kristof column in the NYTimes yesterday concerning rape as a weapon. In regards to rape being simply a “criminal matter”, Kristof notes:
On the contrary, systematic rape has properly been found by international tribunals to constitute a crime against humanity, and it thrives in part because the world shrugs. The U.N. could do far more to provide health services to victims of mass rape and to insist that peacekeepers at least try to stop it.