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  •  Oh, sorry, the other thing concerns the threat (2+ / 0-)
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    level to the government.
       The protesters in Tahrir Square and in other ME Nations were, and have been demanding that their leaders step down. Also, the sheer numbers and the determination amongst those peoples became impossible to resist.

       What we're seeing now is encouraging, but the protesters are going to have to take it up a couple of notches, get even more dramatic.
        It may take, at some point, acts of Civil Disobedience, which often involve confrontation, arrests, and so forth.

    "We the People of the United States...." -U.S. Constitution

    by elwior on Sat Aug 06, 2011 at 12:32:56 PM PDT

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