A Discussion About Syria Worth Reading For Those Tired Of Cable News Talking Heads


By Jay Kirell
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Saturday night I engaged in a discussion about the impending U.S. intervention in Syria. Whatever your opinion on the worthiness of any Syrian involvement, or President Obama’s handling of events leading up to this moment, I believe you’ll walk away from this discussion impressed by the ideas expressed as well as the civility with which it was provided.

The following is the conversation, captured on twitter and re-organized in something resembling a readable, coherent form. I leave you to draw your own conclusions:

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And that’s basically the sum of it. I hope you enjoyed reading it as much as I enjoyed participating in it. Thanks again to Gene Demby, Jim Henley, Mikki Kendall and Eric Rauchway for a wonderful discussion.

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