Tag Archives: Tahrir Square

Behind the Coup in Egypt

Think of Barack Obama’s recent return to West Point at graduation time to offer his approach to an increasingly chaotic world as a bookend on an era.  George W. Bush went to the Academy in June 2002 — less than a year … Les meir

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Ukrainian coup is not a revolution

Even if it occurs as the result of dramatic street violence, a change in leaders doesn’t mean there has been a revolution. If the system doesn’t change much, a revolution has not taken place. Mainstream news outlets in the United … Les meir

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