[ExI] How slow is capitalism?

BillK pharos at gmail.com
Fri Apr 29 11:47:14 UTC 2011

On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 11:34 AM, Jones Murphy wrote:
> I am on "this" side of the pond. I spent the last 5 yrs living in
> Rome, and just moved to Paris. And what I'm saying sounds perfectly
> sensible to my ears, and the ears of the people of Italy and France
> who are supporting the rebels in Libya militarily. Try again, with
> more of your condescending presumptions. And try to stay focused on
> the facts. Don't tell me about what Libya used to be. Tell me about
> what Libya is now that causes such dissatisfaction among so many of
> its people, which has to be suppressed with indiscriminate killing and
> atrocities.

Don't you think it is funny that the US, France and Britain are
supporting fundamentalist Muslins (including Al Qaeda fighters) in
Libya while fighting very similar people in Afghanistan and Iraq?

Hardly a clear-cut situation. Must be something to do with oil and money.


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