Quote of the Week

Sunday, November 15, 2009
"So we still have our duties of solidarity with movements of transformation, and we can draw on the memory of a time when civilized peoples, so long forced to hold their tongues and hold their breath, all exhaled at the same moment and blew the old order away without a shot being fired."

- Christopher Hitchens, "The Lessons of 1989," Slate Magazine, November 10th, 2009