“I think this is a song about hope”*

Dirk Vandewalle, the article’s author, explained on NPR the problem of Libya’s future.  Let’s remember America’s role here.  There’s a lot to read up on, but Libya has its own heroes and martyrs during this revolution.  And before the language of martyrdom colors your opinions, let’s think about the Boston Massacre, Lexington and Concord and America’s patron martyrs.

Source – Get ready to read, it’s long.

*Which is a quote by Robert Plant on “The Song Remains the Same”, one of Zeppelin’s live albums. Perhaps you can indulge a whimsical reference that’s vaguely apropos.


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