69 million page views

That Wonderful Heroic Woman Who Wrote With Words of Flame

Reader comment on item: Appreciating Oriana Fallaci

Submitted by Persia Gran-Freeland (United States), Sep 17, 2006 at 16:42

Dear Dr. Pipes:

I had a hunch before I opened this email that there would be awful news about Oriana Fallaci.

I fell in love with her writing after reading the first paragagh of her "Rage and Pride". I could feel the pain and hate for what what happening to her country and to other European countries rippling up from the pages. in a white heat.

Her wonderful, terrible, relentless courage and clear-eyed truthtelling--she and Winston Churchill would have been great friends.

We have lost a great warrior for freedom and decent treatment and I am heartbroken.

Submitting....

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Comment on this item

Mark my comment as a response to That Wonderful Heroic Woman Who Wrote With Words of Flame by Persia Gran-Freeland

Email me if someone replies to my comment

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

See recent outstanding comments.

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2022 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)