. . . Wednesday September 14, 2005

The Rocky Road to Statehood

Step one towards establishing a free democracy seems to be to figure out how to deal with celebrations (and to gain general acceptance of the idea that public stonings are pretty uncool):

Gunmen firing in the air disrupted a Palestinian Authority rally celebrating Israel’s pullout from Gaza and the gathering ended in chaos on Wednesday when traditional Muslims stoned the stage in protest.

Concentration is important!