Gaza: What Would Lincoln Do?
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Kelley, Robin http://www.counterpunch.org/2012/11/29/gaza-what-would-lincoln-do/
Date Written: 29/11/2012
Year Published: 2012
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX14715
The point of invoking Lincoln is not to guess what he might do in Obamas shoes, but to reflect on what he did when forced to balance political calculus, the rule of law, and moral and humanitarian considerations.