Evropo, tvé jméno je Zbabělost

Spisovatel Henryk Broder nedávno vyřkl zničující obžalobu: „Evropo, tvým příjmením je Appeasement.“ Tento výrok nachází odezvu, neboť je děsivě pravdivý. Appeasement stál život miliony Židů i Nežidů, neboť Anglie a Francie, tehdejší spojenci, jednali a váhali příliš dlouho, než pochopili, že s Hitlerem je třeba bojovat a porazit jej, protože bezzubými dohodami ho svázat nelze.

Později appeasement legitimoval a stabilizoval komunismus v Sovětském svazu, ve Východním Německu a konečně ve zbytku východní Evropy, kde byly po desetiletí oslavovány nelidské, represivní a vrahounské vlády.

Obdobně appeasement Evropu ochromil, když v Bosně a Kosovu bujela genocida. Přestože jsme měli nezvratitelné důkazy, že na místě dochází k masovému vraždění, Evropané debatovali a debatovali a pak opět debatovali. Debatovali jsme ještě ve chvíli, kdy nakonec do Evropy přes půlku světa museli opět přicestovat Američané, aby za nás odvedli naši práci.

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