It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker.
Please white-list or disable AboveTopSecret.com in your ad-blocking tool.
Some features of ATS will be disabled while you continue to use an ad-blocker.
As we know, massive popular unrest has broken out against autocratic governments in North Africa and the Arab world. Egypt is the biggest story.
So I have to ask this tough question: Is Ben Bernanke’s ultra-easy QE2 money pump-priming partially to blame?
Commodities are priced in dollars[...]
documents showed that the activist had been approached by US diplomats and received extensive support for his pro-democracy campaign from officials in Washington.
Everyone says he is here and so they are watching for people taking photographs.
“I think he is there because otherwise in Cairo he will be killed.
“The crowds will not get him in Sharm because the roads all the way from Cairo are heavily guarded by roadblocks.
“There are not enough people here to cause him harm, and too many police.”