Posted by: Anonymous Coward
on July 15, 2004 11:23 PM
"[The French] are so American-phobic that they outlawed the use of the word "e-mail" in official government publicaitons."
And what about "freedom fries"?
"We have done nothing but try to achieve a stable Middle East."
Even if it is not wanted, which is why there's a problem. The overall sentiment from them is "Go Away".
"We have worked hard to maintain open lanes of commerical communication, because that is the first step to introducing societies to the concepts of individual liberty."
...to the western way of thinking - don't confuse capitalism with liberty (the ability to do what YOU WANT). I may agree with you, but they don't have to. If they wanted to live in the US they'd move there!