Skip to comments.An Interview with John Bernard
Posted on 02/09/2011 9:33:05 AM PST by ventanax5
I first learned of John Bernard through Diana West (ROE Are Merely Symptom of Hearts and Minds) and the Stars and Stripes blog entry, Photo of dying Marine forces a difficult decision. Islamic terrorists in Afghanistan murdered Mr. Bernards son, Lance Corporal Joshua Bernard. Media outlets ignored his wishes and the wishes of the Department of Defense by running a photograph of his son as he lay dying from his wounds. This initially outraged me but because our nation bombards us with insult after insult, my outrage has subsided and now I simply keep this action in mind as the standarda standard of civility if you will. And should I ever be in a position to decide whether or not to run a photograph or footage of anyone in the mainstream media that they do not wish run, I will remember what they did to Lance Corporal Joshua Bernard.
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