Christopher Hitchens on Osama bin Laden
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17-05-2011, 07:14 PM
Christopher Hitchens on Osama bin Laden
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May 16,2011
On Monday, unveiled an essay by Christopher Hitchens on Osama bin Laden, "The Enemy." The essay is available as a Kindle single.

In it, Hitchens reflects on his thoughts on 9/11 through the news of Osama bin Laden's death in Pakistan. In classic Hitchens form, the essay is both thought-provoking and contradictory.

I thought then, and I think now, that Osama bin Laden was a near-flawless personification of the mentality of a real force: the force of Islamic jihad. And I also thought, and think now, that this force absolutely deserves to be called evil, and that the recent decaptition of its most notorious demagogue and organizer is to be welcomed without reserve.... (Full Article)

No god bless you, Hitch! Heart
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