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Vocabulary is all

In the fight against terrorism

Gentle Reader who has been following the continuing confrontation between the forces of science, reason, and faith needn’t require the services of Arkansas’ Newspaper to decide whom to root for in what Samuel Huntington once called a clash of civilizations. It’s really a choice between civilization and the latest barbarism to threaten it. And the key to this decisive battle, the Little Round Top of this ideological struggle, is words, words, words. Not only how they are used but how they are regularly abused. So that straight talk and plain dealing come not only as a relief but may provide the key to victory.

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