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Semantics are not important

Reader comment on item: [Beslan Atrocity:] They're Terrorists - Not Activists

Submitted by paulina (United States), Sep 8, 2004 at 17:32

Why get caught up in the words which are used? It only takes away from the significance of the tragedy which goes on every day all over the world. Would the problems will be solved once they are called "terrorists" uniformly throughout the media? Isn't the real problem actually WHAT they do and WHY they do it? That is what needs to be the focus, not what they are called.
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