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Spirit of unity after Arizona slayings may be fleeting

Publié par Clifford Armion le 01/11/2011

Matea Gold, Kathleen Hennessey and Nicole Santa

"Reporting from Washington and Phoenix Silence fell in Washington on Monday as President Obama, members of Congress and hundreds of officials bowed their heads in the wake of Arizona's mass shooting and promised a new spirit of comity that harkened back to the days after the terrorist attacks of 2001. ""Harsh words are offered from both sides," said Rep. David Dreier (R-San Dimas). "I hope this tragedy will play a role in diminishing some of the strident statements that we have heard." "A call for civility came from space, where the brother-in-law of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, the Arizona Democrat who was shot in the head in an apparent assassination attempt, was in orbit aboard the International Space Station." Read on...
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"Spirit of unity after Arizona slayings may be fleeting", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), novembre 2011. Consulté le 15/10/2021. URL: http://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/spirit-of-unity-after-arizona-slayings-may-be-fleeting