Is it truly democracy, which ignited the people protests in Egypt and Libya?
Under the name of somewhat democracy and freedom for people, Egypt and Libya have turned into a changing era after their long-standing rulers' administration. Democracy becomes the shields. I want to know the truth from your opinions about this phenomenon. Since I have not believed that it was democracy that drove the change in these two African nations.
I suspect most revolutions are born from desperation; when there is little or no bread and even less prospect for your children, you're quite well motivated to try and change things. Freedom or any other movement that seems able to deliver improvement is going to get support because they promise to overthrow present corruption
I have serious doubts that it is because democracy is a rather complex concept...far more than just wanting freedom from any process which is not realistic. I think there is a level of covert manipulation going on behind the scenes to incite these people to make demands. Once they have toppled the existing regime, which by the way may be a good thing, then there is no plan and no real people in place to provide an alternative form of government. This provides an opportunity for those who have other ideas to step in and grab the reins much like what happened in the 80's in Iran. WB
by Tammy5 years ago
With the recent murders of Americans in Libya and the protests and U.S. flag burning at the Embassy,by Egyptians, should the United States stop sending millions of dollars in aide to Egypt? Libya?
by lady_love1586 years ago
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/middl … 79830.htmlHow can Obama stand by while this tyrant kills his own people showing no mercy?? Where is the UN the French the Brits the Arab League?
by Jessica Ellen Holbrook5 years ago
What are your thoughts on the protests at the militia HQ in Libya?Is it a nice gesture from the Libyan people?
by YoorInfo7 years ago
Who do you think the next country to revolt like Egypt and Libya? I hope none!
by ross670daw7 years ago
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by Claudin_Dayo6 years ago
Who do you think is the reason behind the chaos right now in Libya and the other two countries? are the Islam countries now starting to unite to fulfill the Bible's prophecy and that the Lord's second coming is really...
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