Who’s Hillary Clinton Kidding on Egypt?

Posted: February 1, 2011 in Uncategorized

It’s been both exhilarating and infuriating to watch the grassroots revolution under way in Egypt right now.

It’s exhilarating because it proves once again that history is not stagnant, and that people can only take so much oppression and corruption before they rise up even against a dictator who looked so powerful, so unlodgeable, just days before.

And it’s infuriating because the United States has been hopelessly compromised in this situation, just as it has in the face of one revolution after another in the Third World for the last 50 years. Read more

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