“We are under attack” | Ted Campbell’s Point of View


…French President Emmanuel Macron is quoted, in an article in the Globe and Mail, as saying that ““Very clearly, it’s France that has been attacked .. [and] … If we are under attack, it’s because of our values, our taste for freedom, the ability on our soil to have freedom of belief,” Mr. Macron said in Nice. “And I say it with clarity again today: We will not give any ground.”

He’s correct. The evidence gathered to date seems to suggest that the killer was not a deranged “lone-wolf,” rather he seems to have been selected, trained and then smuggled into France where accomplices helped him. That all points to a guiding hand and a coordinated plan, which means a planner and, ultimately a leader who has a “force” under her or his control. We know that there are many groups in Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe and the Middle East …