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Re: [casi] Anti-war tactics/strategy (formerly Blair's speech -- keep the mo...

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In a message dated 18/02/03 19:03:43 GMT Standard Time,

> . I still take
> issue with your initial point that people marched on Saturday out of a
> sense of fear rather than because they care about the Iraqis. I certainly
> wasn't marching to save my own skin, since I don't believe it's in any
> danger, and I suspect many people would find it insulting to have their
> motives questioned in that way.

I don't think I met anyone either on the March or since who has expressed
concern for their own skin. I have heard Right-wing Americans claim that this
is what motivates Europeans but that claim is no more valid than most of
their others. There seeemed genuine concern, and deep concern, for the Iraqi
people who would be killed or injured in any war.


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