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Kenya Attack is an Echo, and a Harbinger

Thursday, June 17, 2010

With a smile, a wave and an exhortation to Kenya's 38 million people that they alone controlled their future, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden left Nairobi on June 10 to represent the United States at the opening of the World Cup in South Africa. Reform is good, he said, and a planned vote on August 4 to overhaul the independence-era constitution is in the country's best interest.

"As you prepare to write a new history for your nation, resist those who try and divide you based on ethnicity, or religion, or region and above all, fear," Biden said. ...

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