But it is the latest in a countless number of terrorist attacks and assassinations directed at journalists, thinkers, religious figures, politicians, innocent citizens, etc. that occurred during the past few decades.
This unpardonable attempt on the life of May Chidiac is an attack against each one of us.
It is directed against our right to listen to a different point of view.
It is directed against our right to simply enjoy a cup of coffee with a little peace of mind.
It is directed against our right to freedom of expression.
It is directed against the peace that we are striving to keep.