Why Not Here? By DAVID BROOKS, The New York Times Published: February 26, 2005 This is the most powerful question in the world today: Why not here? People in Eastern Europe looked at people in Western Europe and asked, Why not here? People in Ukraine looked at people in Georgia and asked, Why not here? People around the Arab world look at voters in Iraq and ask, Why not here? http://www.nytimes.com/2005/02/26/opinion/26brooks.html?