Our own worst enemy
How many times have we read an article like this? hell, how many times have we written one in our heads as yet another atrocity shows it’s American roots?
Tom Engelhardt delivers up An American Hell today: yet another litany of horrors, dishonor, cover-ups, and lost opportunities to set things right.
Lost opportunities embody the irony of the American myth. We truly expect last-minute redemption. Dream on.