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Libya, ISIS and the Unaffordable Luxury of Hindsight | AHMAD BARQAWI


(Counterpunch, March 09, 2015) The Future Gaddafi Foresaw Who are you?” the late Muammar Gaddafi once rhetorically asked in a famous speech of his towards the end of his reign; (rightly) questioning the legitimacy of those seeking to over-throw his … Continue reading

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Samir Amin on the Charlie Hebdo Murders: Imperialism and International Terrorism | Giuseppe Acconcia


(MR Zine, 15 January 2015) The Western errors and neo-liberal damages: Saddam Hussein and Muammar Gaddafi knew how to contain the Islamist drift, but they were slaughtered.  In Libya, Paris and Washington have it all wrong. We reached Samir Amin … Continue reading

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