Sunday, November 9, 2008

The Promise

This is the most beautifully written and moving lead I've ever seen in news reporting:

GAZA — From far away, this is how it looks: There is a country out there where tens of millions of white Christians, voting freely, select as their leader a black man of modest origin, the son of a Muslim. There is a place on Earth — call it America — where such a thing happens.

The entire article by Ethan Bronner in the New York Times is at this link: