Paris is certainly a beautiful city that brings a wash of pleasant memories whenever I hear the name, but this week the city’s name has brought a much different range of emotions. The terrorist attack appears to have been a catalyst for discussion- including some fairly extreme views- on a range of subjects including the media, terrorism, border protection, Islam and why anyone listens to Andrew Bolt at all. Each of these topics could have been the subject of their own essay (except for the Andrew Bolt thing- that is just a mystery with no explanation) and I have written about several previously, but with so many things in my head I thought I would just outline a few related thoughts that have come to me in wake of the attacks.
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