Friday, January 28, 2011
The Reason There is Revolution in Egypt and Why We're Not Sure That We Like It
The chickens are coming home to roost now for our foreign policy. Saudi Arabia is in the same situation: our ally, very dictatorial. Fortunately, the people there are probably not in a position to protest or rebel, so things are safe for now in Saudi Arabia. But don't kid yourself, we're still supporting dictators so we can access the oil and defend Israel. That's what it boils down to, and it really bothers the 'street' in the Middle East.