reply to post by ProtoplasmicTraveler
You know it's funny how watching the news right now, the media whores are already talking about these countries in a divided sense, north vs south,
east vs west - why when those countries have remained as a whole?
There is a lot going on that we don't fully understand...the cultures and traditions of that place for a starter but then I never expect the western
powers to have the capacity to understand these "backward people".
You also have a lot of forces at work here, ones who instigated the whole affair (empowering either or both sides through ideology and or weapons),
others who take an opportunity and exploit it and those who are genuinely in shock at what has happened to reacting out of panic.
It's funny, I was talking to a Libyan today and he was telling me how they have had genuine peace for a while until the current unrest. People were
able to live their lives, were not worried about world affairs as everything was self contained and not reliant on foreign intervention (and
If some new world order is being propped up, it will happen on the back of these events.
"Revolutions are exciting...but they leave many dead bodies"