By Holland Cooke
BLOCK ISLAND, RI — Next month we will be noting that “It’s been TWENTY years!” We’ll invite callers’ where-were-you-when-you-heard stories. They will recall how — in the days following 9/11 – we were all…Americans, actually being nice to each other. And we were angry enough at whoever-did-this that we bungled into Iraq. Cue Lee Greenwood.
We were galvanized by a human enemy. Yet now, as we’re under attack by a super-human enemy – a virus that has killed over a half million in the USA, and is now resurging – we argue.