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Lest We Forget – Lessons From The 1993 Waco Tragedy

Miranda Rose Smith Wrote: Feb 27, 2013 9:31 AM
Dear Andrew: The English language was the English language on the day Pearl Harbor was attacked. The English language was the English language on the day of the World Trade Center bombing. The English language was the English language at the time of the attack on the Waco compound.

Twenty years ago, on February 28th 1993, the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) launched an assault on the Branch Davidian religious compound just outside Waco, Texas. The resulting siege ended more than seven weeks later, on April 19, but not before claiming the lives of 80 men, women and children -- many burned to death in the final inferno that destroyed the compound.

Even today, videos of the burning buildings remain vivid reminders of an assault gone horribly wrong, from start to finish; and, lessons from what has become known as the “Waco Tragedy” should be borne...