Observational Equivalence

I repeatedly agonize over the manner in which terrosists send their young people to blow up other young people in the cause of freedom. And I am just as troubled to realize that the war on terrorism does very much the same. The actions are observationally equivalent, even though the goals are diametrically opposed. We should know better.

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