"In fiction, the principles are given, to find the facts: in history, the facts are given, to find the principles; and the writer who does not explain the phenomena as well as state them performs only one half of his office."
Thomas Babington Macaulay, "History," Edinburgh Review, 1828
Wednesday, November 4, 2009
Guantanamo in Amherst
Amherst Town Meeting approves measure to invite cleared Guantanamo detainees--overwhelmingly, by voice vote. Sent from my iPhone