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18 Feb 2011, 9:23 am

From Beck to China; an interesting FB article on interpreting Egypt

http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2 ... revolution


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18 Feb 2011, 10:40 am

91 wrote:
From Beck to China; an interesting FB article on interpreting Egypt

http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2 ... revolution


You might also look into http://www.counterpunch.org/whitney02172011.html which presents an historical background to the Egyptian situation with a rather different viewpoint.



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18 Feb 2011, 10:47 am

Sand wrote:
91 wrote:
From Beck to China; an interesting FB article on interpreting Egypt

http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2 ... revolution


You might also look into http://www.counterpunch.org/whitney02172011.html which presents an historical background to the Egyptian situation with a rather different viewpoint.


Interesting. I don't subscribe to the view put forward but it is interesting. Thanks Sand.

Personally I see it as the Middle East's 1848 in Austria with Mubarak as Metternich.


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