What do history's most notorious despots have in common with many of the flag-waving, patriotic politicians of our day? Both groups rise to power through the exploitation of fear, which has become a societal plague. There have been widespread casualties. We need an antidote. Feardom offers its readers a much-needed immunization.
I came across this letter today. I have not verified its veracity.
Seoul Temple Promise
By Steve Cale, September 18, 2004
Editorial note: I have successfully contacted Steve Cale, the author of this letter, and he has testified that the described events did indeed take place. He mentioned that his intent was never to spread the information across the internet, but instead he wished to inform those going to that mission, or currently serving there. At his request, I have taken the content of the letter off of my blog. Those who wish to read this letter can email me, and I will use discretion to determine if it is worth sharing with them.