"The West won the world not by the superiority of its ideas or values or religion, but rather by its superiority in applying organized violence. Westerners often forget this fact, non-Westerners never do.”" ~~~~Samuel P. Huntington

Saturday, January 29, 2011

Video Of The Week: Egyptian Protesters Take The Kasr Al Nile Bridge In Cairo, And More

The U.S. Reaction to the recent events in the Middle East/North Africa can be summed up simply as:
'Democracy is great in theory, but if it will cause any disruption to business as usual, we prefer dictatorship'...

Read "Dead-Enders on the Potomac", MERIP on the U.S. response to the overthrow of the Tunisian government and the unseating of Hosni Mubarak of Egypt.

[Source, CNN iReport]

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