Magazine article Insight on the News

A Letter from the Editor

Magazine article Insight on the News

A Letter from the Editor

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Dear Readers,

Life, it seems to us, sometimes becomes a hodgepodge of unrelated events in the otherwise orderly world we strive to create. But despite occasional errant and even threatening rocks and shoals we manage to guide the keel through unknown waters.

What brings this to mind is the mix of stories inside: They are about current events but, looking both ways through the lens of history, they also are age-old stories about man's struggle to tame his environment, fill the larder and protect his homeland.

We think these stories also provide insight about the need to measure our endeavors by moral principles, guiding us not only as individuals but in our national policies.

Consider the cover story: It involves security of our aviation system. We hire men and women to protect us, and they carry the symbolic banner of our country even overseas. They are not tourists on holiday but representatives of America. Jokes aside, regardless of which branch of government, and regardless of where they travel in service, we must expect of them the highest standards in conduct and comportment. …

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