Memo to Dean Barnett: If you're looking to persuade me that torture is a necessary wartime evil, it's probably not a good idea to start by comparing it to abortion and the firebombing of Dresden. Just a thought.
(Mark Shea has a more thorough response to Barnett's weird exercise in right-wing relativism.)
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