Millennial editor and co-founder Robert Christian has a new article in Real Clear Religion today on the pope and Syria that starkly contrasts with co-founder Christopher Hale’s recent take in the Washington Post. Christian argues:
But as the world stands by idly while Syrians suffer and averts its eyes while body bags are filled with Syrian children, someone should remind each of us that these are our brothers and sisters and that we must not give in to indifference, quietism, or cynicism.
We must do what is necessary to protect them. We must even be willing to confront the perpetrators of evil and use force to stop the slaughter of innocents. The person reminding us should be the pope.
The full article can be read here.