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This is about radical change in the Arab world.  A movement from unpopular authoritarian regimes run by kleptocrats and the institution of governing bodies responsible to the people.

The Arab Revolution is spreading to Yemen, Bahrain, Syria, and Saudi Arabia.  The government representatives at the Arab League are probably scared their people are going to start protesting to throw them out.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Sun Mar 20th, 2011 at 11:53:52 AM EST
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Yes.  And from what I've read in the news in recent weeks, all is not well between the US and the House of Saud.

Interesting times and all that.

Be nice to America. Or we'll bring democracy to your country.

by Drew J Jones (pedobear@pennstatefootball.com) on Sun Mar 20th, 2011 at 11:57:29 AM EST
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