Nicholas Kristof: Watching Protesters Risk It All in BahrainQuicklink submitted by Sheila Samples Permalink
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|For decades, the United States embraced corrupt and repressive autocracies across the Middle East, turning a blind eye to torture and repression in part because of fear that the 'democratic rabble' might be hostile to us. Far too often, we were both myopic and just plain on the wrong side.|
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