Today is the anniversary of the bombing of Guernica, Spain.
The Wikipedia entry says, "The bombing of
Guernica was the first instance of the heartlessness of the modern air war. Sadly, such atrocities continue to this day.
So today, thinking of Guernica, Dresden, Hiroshima, Bagdhad and all the other cities and towns all over the world that have endured the horror of death from above, let us live mindfully that there may someday be peace in all of our hearts.