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July 17, 2016

Turkey voted for Christmas

When the 1944 Generals’ Plot against Hitler was unfolding, one can’t picture Churchill saying something like:
“Admittedly, Herr Hitler is an implacable enemy of this country and her allies, and we are aware of the crimes his regime has perpetrated. However, we must not lose sight of the fact that, unlike the military junta trying to oust it, Herr Hitler’s government was democratically elected. Therefore, we cannot welcome the Generals’ Plot unequivocally. In fact, we denounce it for the denial of the democratic principles that HMG is here to uphold.” (figuratively speaking) – Alexander Boot

Posted by gerardvanderleun at July 17, 2016 11:50 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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