In a war on terror, there is no victory, for terrorism will always exist. It can be contained, but not eradicated.
While downtown still smolders, and the country gears up for a likely war against the perpetrators of the September 11 attacks, we must keep in mind that state-sanctioned terrorism, too, should be rooted out.
The United States cannot dodge its responsibility by withdrawing from the World Conference Against Racism.
US nuclear facilities could be targets of the next terrorist attacks.
Although the terrorist attacks are—and will continue to be for some time—at the forefront of the world's attention, we must remember that the struggles of yesterday still go on.
The September 11 terrorist attacks are already being spun by Washington to fit into its prearranged playbook—the usual language and the usual suspects are already being bandied about.
The military and the national security bureaucracy are quick to use the terror attacks to demand more funds and discretion.