We should learn something about the human condition from this. And find ways to heal and try do positive things in our world instead of destroying it.
Chris Hedges, a NYTimes reporter speaks about his feelings about nationalism (2nd link): “When I was in New York, as some of you were, on 9/11, I was in Times Square when the second plane hit. I walked into The New York Times, I stuffed notebooks in my pocket and walked down the West Side Highway and was at Ground Zero four hours later. I was there when Building 7 collapsed. And I watched as a nation drank deep from that very dark elixir of American nationalism … the flip side of nationalism is always racism, it’s about self-exaltation and the denigration of the other. ”