I've been trying to make sense of what would appear to be a senseless attack on America by crazed, religious zealots.
After initial numbness wore off and after spending many sleepless nights trying to find a rhyme or reason for what happened, I've come to some disturbing conclusions.
They are not crazy.
It's far too easy to dismiss these terrorists as crazy. They aren't crazy. They are cold, calculating and they know what they are doing and why.
Their goal is not just to eliminate and desimate America, they are sending a message to world of their hate for:
<> Freedom Of Religion
<> Freedom Of Speech and Thought
We were "Great Experiment" that started as nothing more than thoughts in minds of a handful of rugged individualists.
We removed barriers of class system. We eliminated concept of individual as a servant to state.
I can sit and write this without fear of having my door kicked in. I don't worry that troops will drag me out of my. house for exercising free speech.
I have freedom to practice any religion or no religion. The choice is mine, not states.
My grandfather ran away from home at 16 years old and was able to come to this country alone and without even ability to speak our language.