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Sunday, September 30

LA Times Strengths of Ruthless Spy, Bookish Cop: "Fujimori and Montesinos fought terror with terror. They unleashed the military and intelligence service, created draconian special courts, locked terrorists in medieval prisons in the oxygen-deprived heights of the Andes. But that is not the whole story. Peru also had the services of talented detectives with a far different philosophy, sleuths who were restrained, humane, intellectual--and who feuded with Montesinos." The article is tinged with the US events of this past month. It raises issues about how you fight terrorism and build democratic institutions.

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