Monday, March 26, 2007
Via Instapundit, we learn of this bicentennial:
On March 25, 1807, two hundred years ago today, Parliament passed An Act for the Abolition of the Slave Trade.
Today, this cat informs us:
Knife-wielding smugglers forced 450 Somalis and Ethiopians overboard into stormy seas along a remote stretch of Yemen coastline at Ras-Alkalb in the Gulf of Aden last Thursday, the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees said in a statement.
No Amistad docks tonight.
Call them what you will: reavers, slavers or re-primitivized man.
Call us what you must: anglos, westerners, or my preferred, freeman.
It's our burden against their depravity.