Saturday, January 18, 2014

We Did Offer To Bomb The Shit Out Of Them

All of the people who wanted war because it was necessary to save the poor refugees have been awfully silent lately.

Britain must accept its “shared responsibility” for Syria’s refugees and join a UN scheme to welcome those fleeing the conflict, a coalition of 25 aid agencies and charities tells David Cameron.

There are people who are genuinely interested in humanitarian intervention, it's just that those interventions involve actually helping people. The others just want to blow people up. Yes it would be immensely complicated and expensive to relocate large numbers of refugees. It would also be immensely complicated and expensive to blow people up in the name of helping them. Also, too, not help them.