“I hate violence. I hate war. Our children will not have peace if politicos just capitalize on this to succeed in portraying anyone as inciting terror and violence.” — An email from Sarah Palin read today on Glenn Beck’s radio show.
The syntax is sufficiently gnarled that it’s not entirely clear what she means, but the menace is obvious enough. Somehow or other there will not be peace because others — not her — will be the cause of it.